Brittany Sievers | Psychology | SIU

Southern Illinois University



College of Liberal Arts

Brittany Sievers

Doctoral Student, Counseling Psychology

Brittany Sievers


Brussels, IL

Undergraduate Institution:

University of Illinois Springfield; Bachelor of Arts in Psychology

Current Program:

Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology

Year of Matriculation:


Research Interests:

Impact of discrimination on well-being; multicultural psychology

Teaching Experience:

Currently a Graduate Teaching Assistant for Introduction to Psychology (Psych 102)

Future Career Plans:

Counseling, teaching, and advocacy work.

What Attracted Me to SIU:

I was drawn to the program because of the emphasis the faculty and students place on social justice issues.  It is also a very collaborative, supportive, and friendly environment.