The following is a list of mentors, their area of mentorship, ethnic affiliation, institutional affiliation, phone number, and email. Remember, these individuals are giving up their valuable time in providing the mentorship opportunities. They are quite busy and they might take a day or two to get back with you. New mentors are added often so please check back frequently.
Beth Boyd, Ph.D.
“The Minorty Female Graduate Student”
President of Division 45 of the American Association and Disaster Mental Health Institute, Psychology Department
University of South Dakota
414 E. Clark St.
Vermillion, SD 57069
Lydia Buki, Ph.D.
“Getting Into Graduate School”
Associate Professor, Department of Kinesiology and Community Health, Associate Professor, College of Medicine, OB-GYN, Affiliate, Latina/o Studies Program, Affiliate, Department of Educational Psychology
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign 61820
Edward Delgado-Romero, Ph.D.
“Dealing Productively with Racism and Prejudice in Graduate School”
Associate Professor, Department of Counseling and Human Development Services
402 Aderhold Hall
University of Georgia
Athens, GA 30602
Y. Evie Garcia, Ph.D.
“APA’s Diversity Initiative: What it Means for Students”
Associate Professor, Educational Psychology,
Northern Arizona University
15601 N. 28th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85053
Bertha Holliday, Ph.D.
“What APA Has to Offer to the Ethnic Minority Student”
Senior Director, Office of Ethnic Minority Affairs Director,
The American Psychological Association
750 First St., NE
Washington, DC 20002.
Su Yeong Kim, Ph.D.
“Adolescent Development in Asian and Latino families”
Human Development and Family Sciences
University of Texas at Austin
One University Station, A2700
Austin, TX 78703
Gisela Lin, Ph.D.
“Preparing for your first job: Looking Ahead”
Univesity Student Counseling Service
Texas A&M University
Mail Stop 1263
College Station, TX 77843-1263
Jeffery Mio, Ph.D.
“Presenting Yourself in an Academic Job Interview”
Psychology and Sociology Department
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
3801 W. Temple Avenue
Pomona, CA 91768
Eduardo Morales, Ph.D.
“The Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Graduate Student”
Professor of Psychology, California School of Professional Psychology- SF Campus Alliant International University and Executive Director of AGUILAS, An HIV Prevention Program for Latino Gay/Bisexual Men in San Francisco
San Francisco, CA 94133-1221
Brian Ragsdale, Ph.D.
“Starting a Private Practice” And “The Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Graduate Student”
Dr. Brian Ragsdale and Associates, Licensed Clinical Psychologist
203 N. Wabash Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60601-2418.
Geneva Reynaga-Abiko, Psy.D.
“The difference between a Psy.D., Ph.D., and Ed.D.”
Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Director of Diversity Education and Multicultural Training
Colorado School of Professional Psychology
Colorado Springs, CO 80903
Melanie M. Domenech Rodriguez, Ph.D.
“Becoming a researcher of color”
Associate Professor, Psychology Department
Utah State University
2810 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322.
David Rollock, Ph.D.
“Preparing for Clinical Internship”
Department of Psychological Sciences
703 Third Street
Rm. PSYC 1138B
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2081.
Rebecca Toporek, Ph.D.
“Privilege and advocacy: Striving to be anti-racism and anti-oppression psychologists”
Department of Counseling
San Francisco State University
1600 Holloway Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94132
American Psychological Association
- APA’s Office of Ethnic Minority Affairs http://www.apa.org/pi/index.aspx
- APA Minority Fellowship Program
- Directory of Selected Scholarship , Fellowship, and Other Financial Aid Opportunities for Women and Ethnic Minorities in Psychology and Related Fields
- APA’s Committee on Ethnic Minority Affairs
- The Jeffery Tanaka Dissertation Award offered by the Committee of Ethnic Minority Affairs
- Psychology and Ethnic Minority Institutions (PEMSI) developed by OEMA
- Minority Serving Institutions
- Tribal Colleges
- Hispanic Serving Institutions
- Historically Black Colleges and Universities
League of United Latin American Citizens
National Institute of Health
Research Centers in Minority Institutions Program
- University of Nebraska-Lincoln
- University of New Mexico, The Institute for American Indian Research
- University of Texas at Austin
- University of Maryland, College of Behavioral and Social Sciences, Summer Research Initiative to Increase Diversity