Faculty Profiles

Stacy-Ann January

Associate Professor, Orientation Coordinator and Faculty Advisor to SPSA

Stacy-Ann January

Email: sajanuary@usf.edu
Phone: 813-974-1080
Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Stacy-Ann A. January is an Associate Professor in the Department of Educational and Psychological Studies at the University of South Florida. She completed an APA accredited predoctoral internship at Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District in Houston, TX. She was an Institute of Education Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Dr. January is a Nationally Certified School Psychologist (NCSP).
Dr. January’s research is grounded within an ecological problem-solving framework and focuses on assessment and intervention within a multi-tiered system of support (MTSS). Specifically, Dr. January is interested in promoting equity with data-informed decision making in schools, identifying evidence-based interventions that target children's academic skills, and understanding the contextual factors that promote student success. Dr. January leads the Prevention, Assessment, and Intervention Research (PAIR) lab at USF.
Dr. January has over 30 peer-refereed publications and numerous book chapters and presentations. In 2021, Dr. January received the Lightner Witmer Award from the American Psychological Association in recognition of her scholarship’s contribution to the field of school psychology. She is Chair of the 2024 School Psychology Research Collaboration Conference and Co-Chair of the 2023 Convention Committee for APA Division 16. She is an Associate Editor of School Psychology Review and is on the editorial board of Journal of School Psychology, School Psychology, and Assessment for Effective Intervention. Dr. January has been recognized as Reviewer of the Year (2016) and Outstanding Associate Editor (2020) by School Psychology Review. 

Courses Taught: 

  • Psychoeducational Interventions I: Academic Interventions (SPS 6700C)
  • Advanced Seminar in School Psychology (SPS 7936)
  • Instructional Design (EDF 6288)
  • Academic Writing (EDG 7931)
  • Child and Adolescent Behavior Disorders (SPS 6101)