Joseph H. Evans, PhD

Joseph H. Evans, PhDJoseph H. Evans, PhD

Professor - Emeritus
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Munroe-Meyer Institute, UNMC
985450 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-5450

Professional Summary

Joseph Evans, PhD is an Emeritus Professor at the Munroe-Meyer Institute and in the University of Nebraska Medical Center's (UNMC) Department of Pediatrics.

Dr. Evans is the previous Director of the Department of Psychology at MMI and the Division Director of Pediatric Psychology in the UNMC College of Medicine where he administered a staff of eleven Psychologists, nine Doctoral Interns, five Post-doctoral Research Associates, four graduate students in Applied Behavior Analysis and several support staff. He managed the ADHD Clinic at MMI where he also provided clinical care as well as serving as a staff psychologist for the DHHS Children with Special Health Care Needs program.

Dr. Evans is the recipient of over $11,000,000 in grants and contracts from a variety of agencies including the Administration on Developmental Disabilities, Family Youth Service Bureau, Corporation for National and Community Service, Department of Justice, and HRSA Graduate Psychology Education, Allied Health, and Quentin Burdick grant programs. He was the 2008 recipient of the Cummings American Psychological Foundation Psyche Award, presented for his work in developing a model that integrates behavioral health into rural primary care practices.


PhD, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, 1974
MA, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, 1972
BA, St. Benedict's College, Atchison, KS, 1969

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