Distinguished Psychologist to Present on Diversity in Higher Education at University of Missouri

Wednesday, April 20, 2016 6:00pm

Room 204 Neff Hall, 305 Ninth Street, MU Campus

Joseph L. White, Professor Emeritus of Psychology and Psychiatry at the University of California, Irvine, will present “The Browning of America: Implications for Diversity in Higher Education” at the University of Missouri. A pioneer in the field of Black psychology, White has received numerous awards, including a Presidential Citation from the American Psychological Association for his distinguished career as a practicing psychologist devoted to social justice and committed to racial, gender and cultural equality. White has worked in the fields of psychology and mental health as a teacher, mentor, administrator, clinical supervisor, writer, consultant and clinical psychologist.

Joseph White

A reception will follow the presentation at 7:45 p.m. in Jesse Hall Rotunda. The event is sponsored by the Association of Black Graduate and Professional Students; the Division of Inclusion, Diversity and Equity; the Department of Black Studies; the Department of Psychological Sciences; the Psychological Services Clinic; and the Department of Education, School and Counseling Psychology.