Department of Educational Psychology

Main Office
George I. Sánchez Building, Suite 5.708

8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Monday – Friday
Closed noon – 1 p.m.

Mailing Address
Department of Educational Psychology 
1912 Speedway, Suite 5.708
Austin, TX 78712-1289

Phone: (512) 471-4155 
Fax: (512) 471-1288


Tiffany Whittaker, Interim Department Chair
(512) 471-4155

Program Contacts

Aaron Rochlen
Counseling Psychology Doctoral Program
Counselor Education Master’s Program

Jessica O’Bleness
School Psychology Master’s Program

Marie-Anne Suizzo
Human Development, Culture & Learning Sciences Program

Sarah Kate Bearman
Combined School/Clinical Child Psychology Doctoral Program

Jane Gray
Counseling and School/Clinical Child Psychology Clinical Training Director

Seung Choi
Quantitative Methods Program


Becky Cook, Administrative Manager
HR and employment
(512) 471-2754

Shakira Hamilton-Adams, Field Trainer/Analyst
Shakira oversees the field training of school counseling program students in Austin Independent School District.

Maria Hernandez-Norris, Business Service Coordinator
Oversees purchasing and faculty travel.
(512) 471-2752

Pam Larick, Admissions/Graduate Coordinator
Graduate admissions, fellowships, qualifying process and graduation.
(512) 471-0515

Raphael Morales, Accountant II
Financial matters, account balances, budgeting and financial reporting.

Madison Poppe, Student Affairs Coordinator
Student assignments and subject pool participants.

Cristabella Trimble-Quiz, Administrative Support Coordinator
Course registration, course instructor surveys, grade reporting, course catalog and general questions.

For registration, add-drop, course schedule, room reservations and all other requests, email