Dr. Jessica L. Martin
Dr. Martin is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Counseling Psychology at the University at Albany- SUNY. She earned her B.S. in psychology from Lafayette College and her MS and PhD in counseling psychology from the University at Albany-SUNY. Her research focuses on individual, social, contextual, and cultural risk and protective factors associated with substance use and other health-related behaviors among emerging adults. Dr. Martin’s work has a particular emphasis on investigating alcohol and substance use among college students and student-athletes as well as the design and delivery of prevention and intervention efforts to reduce heavy and problematic college student drinking. She has received federal, state, and internal grants to pursue research projects in these areas. Her work is published in journals such as the Journal of Counseling Psychology, The Counseling Psychologist, Addictive Behaviors, Drug and Alcohol Dependence, Addiction Research and Theory, and Emerging Adulthood. Dr. Martin is a member of the American Psychological Association, Divisions 50 and 17 of the APA, the Research Society on Alcoholism, the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies, and state and local psychological associations.