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Joseph Jefferson

Joseph JeffersonPosition Title: Professor

Academic Rank: Professor

Tenure Status: Tenured

Graduate Faculty: Appointed 1972

Highest Academic Preparation:  Ph.D., 1974, Educational Development & Counselor, Ohio State University

Other Degrees Earned:

M.A., 1971, Counseling, Texas Southern University

B.A., 1968, Texas Southern University

Research Interest:  Adolescent Counseling

Professional Licenses or Certificates:

License Professional Counselor, National Certified Counselor,

Certified School Counselor

Courses Taught:

COUN 942                 COUN 920                 COUN 913

COUN 999                 COUN 910                                                                            

Relevant Past Experiences:

Professor/Chairperson, Texas Southern University, 1971-2002

Founder/Director, 1982 - Present


Who’s Who Among Black Americans,

Who’s Who in the South and Southwest, 16 th Edition, Fellowship - Ohio State University, The Directory of Distinguished Americans, Community Leaders and Noteworthy Americans,


35 years of professional experience of which 35 years have been in higher education.

Professional Activity:

Membership in 8 professional society. 


12 publications in scholarly journals of national circulation

Over 80 Dissertations