Faculty and Staff

Joseph Currier

Joseph Currier, Ph.D. | Full Professor |
(251) 460-7819 | jcurrier@southalabama.edu

Research Interests: Spiritually Integrated Mental Healthcare, Military Veteran and First Responder Mental Health, Trauma, Moral Injury, and PTSD, Peer Support and Mental Health Service Utilization

Joseph Currier Faculty Page 

Joshua Foster

Joshua Foster, Ph.D. | Full Professor
(251) 460-6548 | foster@southalabama.edu

Research Interests: Personality and Individual Differences, Personality Assessment, Latent Variable Analysis

Joshua Foster Faculty Page 

Benjamin D. Hill

Benjamin D. Hill, Ph.D. | Full Professor
(251) 460-7081 | bdhill@southalabama.edu

Research Interests:  Clinical Neuropsychology, Intra-Individual Variability, Cognitive Disorders

Benjamin D. Hill Faculty Page 

Joshua Isen

Joshua Isen, Ph.D. | Assistant Professor
(251) 460-7153 | isen@southalabama.edu

Research Interests:  Behavioral Genetics, Adolescence, Externalizing Problems

Joshua Isen Faculty Page 

Dakota Lindsey

Dakota Lindsey, Ph.D. | Assistant Professor 

251-460-6371 | drlindsey@southalabama.edu  

Research Interests: Working memory, Serial order, and Individual differences 

Dakota Lindsey Faculty Page

Dr. Heidi Lyn

Heidi Lyn, Ph.D. | Associate Professor
(251) 460-6372 | hlyn@southalabama.edu

Research Interests: Nonhuman cognition, Nonhuman communication, Neural and behavioral correlates in nonhuman primates, Intelligence in animals

Heidi Lyn Faculty Page

Krista Mehari, Ph.D.

Krista Mehari, Ph.D. | Assistant Professor

Research Interests: Youth Violence Prevention, Adverse Childhood Experiences, and Promoting Resilience

Krista Mehari Faculty Page 

Ms. Wanda Milliner | CCP & BBS Secretary
(251) 460-6622 | wmilliner@southalabama.edu

Lisa Nash
Mrs. Lisa Nash | Psychology Department Secretary
(251) 460-6371 | lnash@southalabama.edu

Laura Powell

Laura Powell, Ph.D.| Assistant Professor
(251) 460-6371 | lpowell@southalabama.edu

Research Interests: Distance Education, Teaching of Psychology

Laura Powell Faculty Page 

Phillip N. Smith.

Phillip N. Smith, Ph.D.| Full Professor,Director of Clinical Training
(251) 460-6371 | pnsmith@southalabama.edu

Research Interests: Suicide, Interpersonal Theory of Suicide, Depression, & Trauma

Phillip N. Smith Faculty Page 

Lisa A. Turner

Lisa A. Turner, Ph.D.| Full Professor
(251) 460-6013 | laturner@southalabama.edu

Research Interests:  Developmental, Juvenile & Family Violence

Lisa A. Turner Faculty Page

Ms. Letitia Norwood | Secretary - Psychology Clinic 
(251) 460-7149 | lnorwood@southalabama.edu

Mark Yates

Mark Yates, Ph.D. | Associate Professor
(251) 460-7872 | myates@southalabama.edu

Research Interests: Cognitive Psychology, Language Processing

Mark Yates Faculty Page 




Hana Zickgraf, Ph.D. | Assistant Professor


Research Interests: Eating Disorders, Eating Behavior, Obesity, Anxiety Disorders

Hana Zickgraf Faculty Page 


Kim R. Zlomke

Kim R. Zlomke, Ph.D. | Full Professor
(251) 460-6569 | zlomke@southalabama.edu

Research Interests: Clinical Psychology, Clinical Child/Pediatric Psychology

Kim R. Zlomke Faculty Page