Gary L. Welton

Assistant Dean for Institutional Assessment; Professor of Psychology
All FacultyPsychology

Contact Information
Phone: 724-458-3374

Gary L. Welton


  • B.A., Cedarville College
  • M.A., Slippery Rock University
  • M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo


  • Editorial Board Member for Journal of Youth and Adolescence
  • Consulting Editor for Journal of Psychology and Christianity

Areas of Expertise

  • Statistics and Assessment

Courses Taught

  • Statistical Methods
  • Advanced Statistics
  • Cross-Cultural Psychology

Selected Research

  • Positive Youth Development
  • Forgiveness
  • Social Conflict

Selected Publications

  • Journal of Personality and Social Psychology
  • Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin
  • International Journal of Conflict Management
  • Journal of Psychology and Theology
  • Journal of Psychology and Christianity

Professional Experience

  • AP Statistics Reader
  • Middle State Commission on Higher Education Evaluation Team Member
  • Grove City College Self-Study Co-Chair


  • Reading
  • Judging speech and debate
  • Volleyball

You might be surprised to know
 My grandfather worked maintenance in Rockwell Hall during the depression.