James Madison University
PHOTO: William Evans

William Evans, Ph.D.


  • Office: Miller Hall, Room 1173
  • Phone: 540-568-6373
  • Email: evanswf@jmu.edu
  • Mailing Address:
    Department of Psychology
    91 E. Grace Street, MSC 7704
    James Madison University
    Harrisonburg, VA 22807


  • Ph.D. and Ed.S., University of South Carolina
  • M. Div., Duke University
  • B.A., Wofford College


  • Preparing for a Job in Psychology
  • Preparing for Graduate School in Psychology
  • Cross-cultural Studies in Psychology
  • Psychology of Leadership
  • Death and Dying

Scholarly Interests/Research Topics

  • Life meaning
  • Holistic health
  • Leadership
  • Psychology of religion/spirituality
  • Stress management



Psychology Peer Advisors Assist Special Olympics

On Saturday, October 8, 2011, sixty Special Olympic athletes from all across the state of Virginia were welcomed to JMU for the 5th annual Day with the Dukes. Read Story >