Georita M. Frierson, Ph.D.

Work Address

Department of Psychology, Rowan University

201 Mulica Hill, Robinson Hall

Glassboro, NJ, 08028

email: georitafrierson@gmail.com

Research lab web site: www.arch1lab.com

Full Curriculum Vitae   

Shortened Curriculum Vitae                  

Most Recent Articles: 2017 2017 2017 2016 2016 2015


Education

Brown Medical School*               Public Health Trainee                                                           2003-2005

Brown Medical School                 Clinical Psychology Internship              Intern                      2003

The Ohio State University**        Clinical Psychology                               Ph.D.                       2003

The Ohio State University           Psychology                                          M.A.                        2001

The Ohio State University           Quantitative Psychology                      Minor                      2000

Hampton University                     Psychology                                          B.A.                         1997

*Bernardine M. Pinto, Ph.D. (faculty trainee mentor) **Barbara L. Andersen, Ph.D. (graduate school academic mentor) 


National and State Board Appointed Positions

01/2016-present                         Board member, South Jersey American Cancer Society

02/2016-present                         Committee Member, ASPPB Job Task Analysis Task Force for EPPP (Licensure Exam for                                                                                Psychologists)

01/2016-present                          Elected Commissioner, American Psychological Association Commission on                                                                                                  Accreditation

01/2015-12/2015                         Site Visitor, American Psychological Association Commission of Accreditation


Academic Experience

Current

06/2015                                      Associate Professor (tenure track), Department of Psychology, Rowan University,                                                                                        Glassboro, NJ

06/2015                                      Director of Clinical Training. Clinical Psychology Ph.D. Program Rowan University,                                                                                        Glassboro, NJ

Past

2014-2015                                   Associate Professor (tenured), Department of Psychology, Howard University, Washington,                                                                          DC

2013-2015                                   Director of Clinical Training. APA Accredited Clinical Psychology Ph.D. Program, Howard                                                                              University, Washington, DC

2012-2014                                    Associate Professor (tenure track), Department of Psychology, Howard University,                                                                                      Washington, DC

2007-2012                                   Assistant Professor (tenure track), Department of Psychology, Southern Methodis ist                                                                                  University, Dallas, Texas

2008-2011                                    Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Miriam                                                                                     Hospital/Alpert Medical School at Brown University, Center for Behavioral and Preventive                                                                           Medicine

2006-present                                Adjunct Assistant Professor; Clinical Science Department; University of Texas                                                                                              Southwestern, Dallas, Texas

2006-2007                                    Lecturer, Southern Methodist University, Dallas TX

2005-2008                                    Adjunct Instructor, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Miriam Hospital/Alpert                                                                          Medical School at Brown University, Center for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine

2005-2007                                    Executive Director, Diversity Programs and Research Initiatives, Cooper Institute, Dallas,                                                                              TX

Post-doc

2003-2005                                    R25 Transdisciplinary Cancer Faculty Trainee & Instructor, Miriam Hospital/Brown Medical                                                                           School, Center for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine

Professional Licensure

2007-present                                 Licensed Clinical Psychologist; Texas #33370


Honors and Awards

2009; 2011                                     Dallas City Hall Proclamation from Mayor for Breast Cancer Research

2009                                             Honored Professor for SMU’s HOPE Banquet 2009 sponsored by the Residence Life and Student                                                                                  Housing(RLSH) student staff

2002                                             First Place Psychology Intern Research Poster at Brown University’s Annual Research Symposium

2002                                             Meritorious Student Poster Award from the Society of Behavioral Medicine

1997                                              National Institute of Health Minority Research Supplement

1997                                             Magna Cum Laude, Departmental Honors in Psychology, Hampton University

1996-1997                                     All American Scholar, Hampton University

1996-1997                                    Golden Key, Hampton University

1996-1997                                    Honors Council Award for Outstanding Achievement in Psychology, Hampton University


Professional Affiliations

2009-present                                American College Sports Medicine 

1998-present                                 Society of Behavioral Medicine

1998-present                                 American Psychological Association and Division 38 (Health Psychology)