Leslie Angel, Ph.D.

Portrait of Dr. Leslie Angel, Associate Professor

Associate Professor - Psychology

Areas of Specialization: Animal Behavior, Comparative Cognition, Sexual Health and Wellbeing
Research Lab: Canine Behavior and Cognition Lab
Recognitions: Carroll College Outstanding Teacher of the Year (2017)

Dr. Leslie Angel is an Associate Professor who completed her Ph.D. in Experimental Psychology: Animal Behavior at the University of Montana in Missoula and her M.A. in Cognitive Psychology, with an emphasis in Psychology and Music.  She has been teaching at Carroll since 2009.  Her current research interests include comparative cognition, particularly metacognition and self-control, as well as education in sexual health and well-being.  Outside of work she loves to ride her horse, hike, cross-country ski, and travel with her family.

“It is so much fun to share my love of psychology with the bright, motivated, and talented students at Carroll.  The close connection that exists between the faculty and students here is so unique among colleges and really makes for a special teaching and learning environment.  I find my students’ love of learning and their energy to be inspiring.”  


Ph.D. in Experimental Psychology: Animal Behavior