Associate Professor of Educational Psychology
Department of Educational Psychology
About Eric Pierson
Eric Pierson is an Associate Professor of Educational Psychology. He is a licensed Health Service Professional Provider of Psychology and a licensed School Psychologist. His areas of research include: assessment, intervention, and the practice of school psychology. His work has been published in leading school psychology journals including: Psychology in the Schools and The Journal of Contemporary School Psychology.
Associate Professor (2013 - present). Department of Educational Psychology.
Assistant Professor (2007-2013). Department of Educational Psychology.
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) School Psychology (2007)
Illinois State University
Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Psychology (1998)
University of Illinois- Urbana-Champaign
Research and Publications
Pierson, E.E., Callan, G., & Pierson, S.K. (2017). An overview of Special
Education Law, 504, FERPA, and issues relevant for pediatric neuropsychologists. Journal of Pediatric Neuropsychology.
Jantz, P.B., Comerchero, V.A., Canto, A.I., Pierson, Eric E. (2015). Traumatic
brain injury and Grief: considerations and practical strategies for school psychologists. Contemporary School Psychology.
Ball, C.R., Pierson, E., Kilmer, L., & Rothlisberg, B.A. (2012). Examining
alternatives for school psychology practicum: A program evaluation. Trainers' Forum: Journal of the Trainers of School Psychologists. 27-38.
Davis, A.S. & Pierson, E.E. (2012). An Examination of the relationship between
the WAIS-III Digit Symbol Coding and Trail Making using the Delis-Kaplan Executive Functioning System. Applied Neuropsychology. 192-197.