Dr. Niederjohn received his MA in 1999 and his PhD in 2002 in Clinical Psychology from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. He completed his predoctoral internship at Emory University and postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Georgia. He also taught for one year at the University of the South, Sewanee. He joined the KSU faculty in the Summer of 2004. Dr. Niederjohn’s research and practice interests include late-adolescent/early-adult development, the transition to college, and the processes of effective teaching and psychotherapy. He has recently presented his research at the Southeastern Conference on the Teaching of Psychology and co-authored an article accepted for publication in the journal Teaching of Psychology. He is presently serving as the faculty advisor for Psi Chi, the honors organization for psychology majors. Dr. Niederjohn also assumed the role of Faculty Athletics Representative in 2014 and is charged with championing academic integrity, promoting the welfare of student-athletes, and assisting in monitoring and ensuring institutional control of intercollegiate athletics at KSU. Dr. Niederjohn is also a licensed psychologist in the state of Georgia.