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Candice Alfano

Candice Alfano , Ph.D.
Professor and Director of the Sleep and Anxiety Center of Houston
Etiology, risk and treatment of childhood anxiety disorders, Sleep-wake processes and the development of emotion dysregulation, Underlying mechanisms of effective behavioral interventions


Julia Babcock , Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Co-Director of the Center for Couples Therapy
Domestic Violence, Psychophysiology and Observation of Couples' Interactions, Couples' Therapy, Efficacy of Domestic Violence Interventions

Johanna Bick, Ph.D.

Johanna Bick , Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Early Adversity and the Developing Brain, Early Childhood Neurodevelopment, Childhood Maltreatment, Parental Responsiveness, Early Prevention and Intervention


Paul T. Cirino , Ph.D.
Professor and Director of Developmental Neuropsychology Lab
Developmental Neuropsychology, Math and Reading Learning Difficulties and Disabilities, Attention, Working Memory, and Executive Functions, Measurement and Metholodology
Texas Center for Learning Disabilities
Texas Institute for Measurement, Evaluation, and Statistics


Jack M. Fletcher , Ph.D., ABPP
Hugh Roy and Lillie Cranz Cullen Distinguished University Chair
Neuropsychology of Learning Disabilities, Pediatric Brain Injury

Matthew W. Gallagher, Ph.D.

Matthew W. Gallagher , Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Texas Institute for Measurement, Evaluation, and Statistics
Resilience to and treatment of Adult Anxiety Disorders and PTSD, Mechanisms of change of CBT, Positive Psychology, Quantitative Psychology

Elena L. Grigorenko, Ph.D.

Elena L. Grigorenko , Ph.D. 
Hugh Roy and Lillie Cranz Cullen Distinguished Professor of Psychology
Developmental, Cognitive, & Behavioral Neuroscience


Luis D. Medina , Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Cultural Neuropsychology, Cognitive Aging and Neurodegenerative Disease, Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias, Health Disparities

Carla Sharp

Carla Sharp , Ph.D.
Director of the Developmental Psychopathology Lab

Amanda C. Venta, Ph.D.

Amanda C. Venta , Ph.D. 
Associate Professor
Director of the Youth and Family Studies Lab

Andres G. Viana, Ph.D.

Andres G. Viana , Ph.D., ABPP.
Associate Professor
Board Certified in Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology
Director of the Child Temperament, Thoughts, and Emotions Laboratory
Childhood Anxiety Disorders, Information Processing, Parenting and Family Processes

John P. Vincent, Ph.D.

John P. Vincent , Ph.D.
Director of the Clinical Psychology Program 
Director of Clinical Training
Director of the Forensic Psychology Services and Co-Director of the Center for Couples Therapy
Forensic Psychology, Psychotherapy, Marriage-Family

Anka A. Vujanovic, Ph.D.

Anka A. Vujanovic , Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Director, Trauma and Stress Studies Center (TaSSC)
Biopsychosocial Correlates of Trauma, Posttraumatic Stress and Substance Use, Treatment Development

Rheeda L. Walker, Ph.D.

Rheeda L. Walker , Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Culture, Risk, and Resilience Lab, Director

Dr. Michael W. Williams

Michael W. Williams , Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Measurement and Intervention for Neuropsychological Disorders (MIND) Laboratory, Director

Steven P. Woods, Ph.D.

Steven Paul Woods , Psy.D
Director of Cognitive Neuropsychology of Daily Life Laboratory

Director of Clinical Neuropsychology
Clinical and Cognitive Neuropsychology

Michael Zvolensky, Ph.D.

Michael J. Zvolensky , Ph.D.
Hugh Roy and Lillie Cranz Cullen Distinguished University Professor
Director of the Anxiety and Health Research Laboratory / Substance Use Treatment Clinic
Anxiety Disorders, Substance Use, and Health Behaviors