Vilosh Veeramani | Psychology | SIU

Southern Illinois University



Vilosh Veeramani

Doctoral Student, Applied Psychology

Vilosh Veeramani

Undergraduate Institution and Degree:

St. Cloud State University; Bachelor of Arts in Psychology

Graduate Institution and Degree:

The New School; Master of Arts in Psychology

Current Program:

Ph.D. in Applied Psychology

Year of Matriculation:


Research Interests:

Diversity (defined as racial and cultural) and its role in interaction and organizational pattern.


Teacher’s College, Columbia University: As part of a four paper symposium, presented two papers.

Midwest Psychological Association: Two poster presentations (2010)

Teaching Experience:

Currently a Graduate Teaching assistant for Introduction to Psychology (Psych 102)

Adjunct Professor for Introduction to Statistics, St. Peter’s University, Jersey City, NJ

Future Career Plans:

Consulting work focusing on diversity in industries and organizations.

What Attracted Me to SIU:

The amalgamation of social psychology and I/O psychology was the main reason I was attracted to SIU.  My focus is cultural psychology and I believe it fits well with both disciplines listed above.  Applied Research Consultants was interesting to me, too.