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Diversity Director Bio

Susanna M. Gallor, PhD
iversity of Massachusetts Boston

Susy Gallor joined the faculty of the Psychology Department in September 2014. Professor Gallor has a BS in psychology from the University of Florida and a PhD in counseling psychology from the University of Maryland College Park. Prior to working at UMass Boston, she worked for eight years as a staff psychologist at the University of New Hampshire Counseling Center and had a small private practice. She currently coleads the Psychology Department's new initiative, UMB-UR-BEST (University Resources for Behavioral and Educational Skills Training). She also teaches Personality Theories (210), Race, Culture and Relationships (406), and Assessment Practicum for clinical psychology graduate students.


  • PhD, Counseling Psychology, University of Maryland College Park
  • BS, Psychology, University of Florida

Areas of Expertise

  • Multicultural Psychology
  • Multicultural Counseling Competency
  • LGBTQ Issues
  • Social Identity Development



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651 East 4th Street, Suite 600
Chattanooga, TN 37403

Phone: 423.756.2044 | Fax: 423.265.1529


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