Jess Goletz

Jess Goletz

Graduate Student, Developmental Science

 Rm. 7501 5057 Woodward

Jess Goletz


 Psychology, Developmental Science

Jess Goletz (they/them) is a sixth year graduate student in the Developmental Science PhD program, working under the guidance of Drs. Marjorie Beeghly (Developmental Science), Ty Partridge (Developmental Science), and Carolyn Dayton (Social Work). They have completed a dual-title certification in Infant Mental Health. Their area of research focus is in intergenerational trauma and attachment, with a focus on using qualitative and mixed-methods research designs. They have completed Mental Health First Aid training and have attended trauma-informed teaching training. 


  • B.A., Wayne State University, 2016
  • M.A., Wayne State University, 2020

Awards and grants

 Rumble Fellowship Fall 2019-Winter 2020

Currently teaching

PSY 3250 Psychology of Gender (Fall 2022)


Courses taught

PSY 1010 Labs (Fall 2017, Winter 2018)

PSY 2020 (Fall 2018, Winter 2019)

PSY 2400 (Summer 2018, Fall 2018, Winter 2019, Summer 2019, Fall 2019, Winter 2020, Spring/Summer 2020, Fall 2020, Winter 2021, Spring/Summer 2022)

PSY 3993 (Fall 2020, Winter 2021, Spring/Summer 2021, Fall 2021, Winter 2022)