Dr. Tiffany L Smith

Assistant Professor of Psychology , University of Wisconsin-Stout
Psychology Department
College of Education, Hospitality, Health and Human Sciences

Office: 470G Harvey Hall
Email: smithtif@uwstout.edu

Brief Biography

Tiffany is an Assistant Professor of Psychology at the University of Wisconsin, Stout where she teaches subjects such as research methodology and evaluation to both undergraduate and graduate students. She has a bachelor’s degree in psychology and philosophy from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UT) and a doctoral degree in Educational Psychology with a concentration in Evaluation, Statistics, and Measurement from UT as well. Her primary research interests include stakeholder communication and involvement as well as reflective practice in evaluation.

Teaching Interests: Program Evaluation, Evaluation Research, Research Methodology, Statistics, Interpersonal Effectiveness

Research Interests: Interpersonal Effectiveness, Collaborative Learning, Collaboration in Evaluation, Reflective Practice


    • Ph D Educational Psychology and Research
      University of Tennessee-Knoxville
      Knoxville , TN, 2014
    • BA Psychology and Philosophy
      University of Tennessee-Knoxville
      Knoxville , TN, 2010

Work Experience

    Academic - Post-Secondary

      • University of Wisconsin-Stout
        Assistant Professor of Psychology
        2014 -
      • University of Tennessee-Knoxville , Educational Research Fundamentals
        Graduate Teaching Assistant
      • University of Tennessee-Knoxville , Audience Analysis
        Teaching Assistant for Undergraduate Course

Intellectual Contributions


    • Smith, T., Asif , I. M., Johnson , S., Ashwin , L. R., Harmon , K. G., Salemo , J. C., & Drexner , J. A. (2014). The psychological impact of cardiovascular screening: The athlete's perspective (Manuscript ). British Journal of Sports Medicine , 1-6.


    Guest Lecture

    • Smith, T. (2014). . Psi Chi Induction Ceremony , Menomonie, WI.


    • Smith, T., Brinkley , K. A., Schumann , D., & Bigler , B. A. (November, 2014). Instructional Consultation: Hands-on Approaches to Assessment and Advancing the Practice . Professional and Organizational Development Network , Dallas, TX.


    • Smith, T., Skolits , G., & Barlow , P. B. (October, 2014). Reflections in the Lesser Known: Insights on the Prevalence and Processes of RoE and Practice . American Evaluation Association , Denver , CO.

Grants, Contracts, and Sponsored Research


    • Smith, T., Brinkley , K., Schumann , D., & Olsen , T. Teaching and Learning Center Consolation Evaluation . Sponsored by University of Tennessee .

    Sponsored Research

    • Smith, T., Schumann , D., Brinkley , K., & Seeley , J. Nursing Online Ph.D: A Programmatic Assessment for Dr. Ken Philips . Sponsored by University of Tennessee .

Awards, Fellowships, Honors, and Scholarships


    • Research on Evaluation , American Evaluation Association annual conference (2014)

Professional Memberships

  • American Psychological Association
  • American Evaluation Association
  • First Year Faculty Program
  • Summer Teaching Institute



      UW Stout

      • Industrial Organizational Psychology Faculty Search Committee (September 2014 - Present)
      • College of Education, Heath and Human Sciences Governance Council (2014 - Present)
      • Curriculum and Instruction Committee (2014 - Present)