Evelyn Hunter

Associate Professor

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Office: 2064 Haley

Units: Department of Special Education, Rehabilitation, and Counseling

Campus Mail: 2084 Haley Center

Email: eac0006@auburn.edu

Phone: (334) 844-7608

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Academic Area

Counseling Psychology


Ph.D in Counseling Psychology , 2013, Auburn University

B.A. in Psychology, 2006, Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Professional Experience

2021 - present

Associate Professor, Auburn University

2016 - 2021

Assistant Professor, Auburn University

Research Interests

Dr. Hunter' research aims to shift paradigms of understanding toward equity and justice by investigating the ways in which multicultural and diversity characteristics intersect with and impact established; mental health and behavioral constructs, including health disparities in mental and physical wellness constructs ( as disordered eating and Multiple Sclerosis), psychology trainee competencies, leadership, and other constructs within multicultural studies ( defined).

Professional Service and Advocacy

2018: Chair-Elect, Early Career Psychologist Committee, Division 17 American Psychological
2018: Chair, Section on Ethnic/Racial Diversity, Division 17 American Psychological Association
2017-2020: Member, Early Career Psychologist Committee, Division 17 American Psychological
2016 Cohort: Society of Counseling Psychology Leadership Academy, 1 of 5 Early Career Psychologists
chosen to obtain mentorship in the leadership structure of SCP and engage in a supported
research initiative with Dr. Melba Vasquez (past-president of the American Psychological


  Counseling Psychology TEAM Lab