James Madison University

Matthew Lee, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

PHOTO: Matthew Lee


  • Ph.D., Clinical/Community Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • B.A., Psychology, Rutgers-The State University of New Jersey
  • B.A., English, Rutgers-The State University of New Jersey


  • Psyc 160: Life-span Human Development
  • Psyc 200/400: Study Abroad, Ethnic Identity, Conflict, and the Holocaust (Study Abroad)
  • Psyc 220: Psychology and Culture
  • Psyc 497: Senior Seminar, Psychology and Literature

Research Interests

  • Psychological effects of cultural, racial, and ethnic minority status
  • Effects of diversity coursework and extracurricular programming
  • Influence of phenotype on individual-level well-being
  • Racial climate and intergroup relations (Madison Matters)
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