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Lionel J. Cavazos Jr., Ph.D

 Lionel J. " Cavazos Jr., Ph. D. 

Lionel J. Cavazos Jr., Ph.D
Assistant Professor 
Department of Educational Psychology and
Leadership Studies



2012 Doctor of Philosophy, Texas A&M University-Corpus​ Christi
2008 Master of Education, The University of Texas-Pan American
2006 Bachelor of Arts, The University of Texas-Pan American


Javier Cavaz​os Jr., Ph.D.​

Teaching Interest:

Research, clinical experiences, multicultural counseling, and introduction to counseling.


COUN 6301 Introduction to Research Methods in Counseling​
COUN 6310 Introduction to Guidance and Counseling
COUN 6313 Personal Growth 
COUN 6361 Marriage and Family 
COUN 6364 Multicultural Counseling
COUN 6365 Counseling Practicum I


Area of Specialty and Responsibility:

Latina/o students’ educational experiences, resilient characteristics, and mental health. Positive Psychology and Sport Psychology​


Office Hours
Spring 2015

Monday: By Appointment
Tuesday: 5:00pm-7:00pm
Wednesday: 11:00am-12:00pm
Thursday: 2:30pm-4:30pm
Friday: By Appointment

Office: MAIN 2.200D
Voice: (956)882-5709
Fax: (956)882-7593

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