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Bryce Sullivan


Bryce Sullivan, Ph.D., is Professor of Psychology, Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences and Interim Chair of the Department of Education at Belmont University. He was appointed Dean at Belmont in June of 2008, following seven years as Chair of the Department of Psychology at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.

Dr. Sullivan received his B.S., summa cum laude, from Georgia State University, and his M.A. and Ph.D. from The Ohio State University. His publication record includes 15 peer-reviewed journal articles, 4 book chapters, and 36 conference papers. Dr. Sullivan’s scholarly interests include higher education, clinical psychology, and ethics in psychology. His teaching interests include personality theory and clinical psychology. He taught one of Belmont’s First Year Seminar classes titled Christianity and the Life of the Mind, a class on Exercise and Stress Management, and the Senior Capstone class. He is a licensed clinical psychologist (license granted in Illinois), but all of his current professional activities are devoted to his role as Interim Department Chair in Education and Dean of the College.