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Joel Martin

Professor - Psychology Psychology - LAS
Joel Martin

Office Number: JH288

Academic/Professional Focus

Areas of Expertise

Clinical Psychology; reasoning & psychopathology; clinical judgment & decision making; stigma of mental illness; treatment outcome; substance disorders.

Classes Taught:

Learning (PS202), Research Methods and Statistics II (PS211), Personality Psychology (PS440), Abnormal Psychology (PS441), Intervention/Psychotherapy (PS443), Seminar in Applied Psychology (PS479)

Other duties:

Department of Psychology (Chair), Institutional Review Board (Chair), Psychology internship coordinator, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Honors Board.



  • 1993 - B.S., Psychology, University of Pittsburgh
  • 1998 - M.S., Psychology, University of Memphis
  • 2000 - Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, University of Memphis


Licensed Health Services Providing Psychologist (HSPP) in Indiana

Association Memberships

  • Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies
  • American Psychological Association
  • Society for the Teaching of Psychology
  • Society for Clinical Psychology
  • Association for Psychological Science
  • Society for Judgment and Decision Making

Professional Experience

  • 2015-present:   Professor – Butler University, Department of Psychology
  • 2009-2015: Associate Professor - Butler University, Department of Psychology
  • 2003-2009: Assistant Professor - Butler University, Department of Psychology
  • 2000-2003: Senior Investigator - University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Treatment Research Center
  • 1999-2000: Psychology Resident - Mississippi State Hospital
  • 1993-1999: Graduate Assistant - The University of Memphis, Department of Psychology
  • 1992-1993: Research Assistant - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Curriculum Vitae