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 Dr. James Brooks

James Brooks, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign     B.S.,    Illinois State University

Research Interests: Romantic Relationships; Topics of Diversity and Multiculturalism; Interracial Relationships; Multiracial Families; Multicultural Counseling

 

Office: 317A Clay Hall

Phone: (615) 963-5141

Email: jbrook42@tnstate.edu

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James Campbell

James Campbell, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Ph.D., Oklahoma State University
M.S., Oklahoma State University
B.A., Central State University

Research Interests: Male gender role socialization; marriage and couple issues; children and adolescents.

Office: 305B Clay Hall

Phone: (615) 963-5144

Email: jcampbell21@tnstate.edu

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JChatman

James Chatman, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Research Interests: Heart rate as a function of stressful events.

Office:       303B Clay Hall

Phone:      (615) 963-5150

Email:        jchatman@tnstate.edu

 
       
delamothe

Lisa de la Mothe, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Vanderbilt University
M.A., Vanderbilt University
B.S., University of Tennessee at Martin

Research Interests: Neuroanatomical and neurochemical organization of the auditory system. What happens in the brain when we do something?

Office:      305D Clay Hall

Phone:      (615)963-1390

Email:       ldelamot@tnstate.edu

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dossett

John Dossett, Ph.D. 
Associate Professor

Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Knoxville
M.S., Ball State University
B.S., Ball State University

Research Interests: Sexual behavior and decision making; statistics and critical thinking; instruction and assessment.

Office:      304C Clay Hall

Phone:     (615) 963-1559

Email:      jdossett@tnstate.edu

 
Dr. Tom Gross

 

 

Thomas Gross, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Educational Psychology, School Psychology. Oklahoma State University

Research Interests: Assessment for intervention; Treatment implementation; Caregiver influence on conduct problems; Program evaluation; Outcomes measurement; Diversity training in school psychology

 

Office:      313 Clay Hall

Phone:     (615) 963-5152

Email:      tgross2@tnstate.edu

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guthrie

Linda Guthrie, Ph.D.
Director, Center for Service Learning &
Civic Engagement
Professor

Ph.D.,Tennessee State University
M.Ed., Middle Tennessee State University
B.S., Middle Tennessee State University
 

Office:      306 Holland Hall

Phone:      (615) 963-2920

Email:       lguthrie@tnstate.edu

 

 
       
Hammond

Marie Hammond, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Ph.D., University of Missouri
M.Ed., University of Missouri
B.M.E., Olivet College

Research Interests: Career development of African Americans and STEM students; validation of career measures for African American students; mid-life career changes; personality and diagnosis/treatment of psychological disorders.

Office:      308D Clay Hall

Phone:     (615) 963-5191

Email:       mhammond1@tnstate.edu

Faculty CV

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 kkelly

Kiesa Kelly, Ph.D.
Department Chair
Associate Professor

Ph.D., Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
M.S., Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
B.A., Bowdoin College

Research Interests: Electrophysiology; event-related potentials (ERPs); scholarship of teaching and learning, culturally-relevant instruction.

Office:      303 Clay Hall

Phone:     (615) 963-5157

Email:       kkelly5@tnstate.edu

 
       
jlee

Jeri Lee, Ed.D., J.D.
Associate Professor

J. D., Nashville School of Law
Ed.D., Tennessee State University
M.S., Texas Christian University
B.A., East Texas Baptist University

Office:      308C Clay Hall

Phone:     (615) 963-1569

Email:       jlee6@tnstate.edu

Faculty CV 

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MLee

Marvin Lee, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles
M.S., Indiana University, Bloomington
B.A., University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

 

Office:     317D Clay Hall

Phone:     (615) 963-5087

Email:       mlee5@tnstate.edu

 

 
       
       
Robin Oatis-Ballew

Robin Oatis-Ballew, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Ph.D., Howard University
M.S., Howard University
B.A., Fisk University

Research Interests: Work-life balance; professional development of women; coping and career of African American women supervisors.

Office:     305A Clay Hall

Phone:    (615) 963-1558

Email:      roatisballew@tnstate.edu

 
       
Popkin

Joan Popkin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Ph.D., University of Tennessee
M.S., University of Tennessee
B. S., University of Tennessee

Research Interests: Women's issues; diversity and multicultural issues; development of children and adolescents.

Office:     105A Clay Hall

Phone:    (615) 963-1385

Email:      jpopkin@tnstate.edu

 
       
Shelton

Mary Shelton, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Ph.D., George Peabody College of Vanderbilt University
M.S., George Peabody College of Vanderbilt University
B.S., University of the South

Research Interests: Development and diversity related to ethnic identity.

Office:     304D Clay Hall

Phone:    (615) 963-7984

Email:      mshelton@tnstate.edu

 
       
Shive

Joshua Shive, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Research Interests: Statistics education; visual perception; human computer interaction.

Office:     317A Clay Hall

Phone:    (615) 963-5160

Email:      jshive@tnstate.edu

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Amy Sibulkin, Ph.D.

Amy Sibulkin, Ph.D.
Professor

Ph.D., Cornell University
M.S.,  Cornell University
B.A.,  Clark University

Research Interests: Predictors of college graduation; college student mediation services.

Office:     305C Clay Hall

Phone:    (615) 963 - 5088

Email:      asibulkin@tnstate.edu 

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Trotter

Stephen Trotter, Ph.D.
Professor

Ph.D., University of Utah
M.S., University of Houston
B.S., Stephen F. Austin University

 

Office:      406A Avon Williams Campus

Phone:     (615) 963-5161

Email:       strotter@tnstate.edu

 
       
 Webb

Thurman Webb, Ed.D.
Assistant Professor

Ed.D., Walden University
M.S., Tennessee State University
B.S., Tennessee State University

 

Office:      308A Clay Hall

Phone:     (615) 963-1593

Email:      twebb8@tnstate.edu

 

 

 Support Staff

     
DCoakley

Mrs. Diane Coakley
Administrative Assistant III

Office:      303 Clay Hall

Phone:     (615) 963-2175

Email:       dcoakley@tnstate.edu

 
       
       
Phillips

Mrs. Charlotte Phillips
Administrative Assistant IV

 

Office:      303 Clay Hall

Phone:     (615) 963-5141

Email:      cphillips@tnstate.edu

 

 







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