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Janis Sanchez-Hucles

  • Janis Sanchez-Hucles
  • Professor
  • Department of Psychology
  • 236b Mills Godwin Bldg
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-4209
  • jsanchez@odu.edu
  • Education

    University Of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, 1980
    Major: Clinical Psychology
    Degree: Ph. D.
    Purdue University, 1975
    Major: Personnel and Guidance
    Degree: M.S.Ed.
    Swarthmore College , 1973
    Major: Psychology
    Degree: B.A.
  • 2009: Invited to be one of 16 National participants for Developing Core Competencies for Working with Women and Girls in Behavioral Health , Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
  • 2009: Invited to be a Mentor for two developing leaders, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration & the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment
  • 2006: Outstanding Faculty Award, Coalition of Black Faculty and Administrators, Old Dominion University
  • 2004: Outstanding Clinical Supervisor Award, Virginia Consortium in Clinical Psychology
  • 2001: Old Dominion University Finalist for the State Council of Higher Education of Virginia , Old Dominion University
  • 2001: Virginia Network Participant for Senior Women Administrators
  • 2000: Most Inspiring Professor Award , Kaufman Award Runner Up, Ms. Shelley Ann Tenia
  • 2000: Old Dominion University Outstanding Faculty Member , Who's Who Recognition Committee
  • 1999: Women’s Caucus Award for sustained contributions in Improving the lives of women , Old Dominion University
  • 1998: A. Rufus Tonelson Award , Old Dominion University
  • 1998: President’s Affirmative Action/ Equal Employment Opportunity Award for Continuing Contributions to Diversity
  • 1997: Old Dominion University Outstanding Faculty Member , Who's Who Recognition Committee
  • 1996: Elected to Fellow Status in the Psychology of Women Division , American Psychological Association
  • 1996: Elected to Phi Kappa Phi , Phi Kappa Phi
  • 1994: Outstanding Psychology Faculty of the Year
  • 1992: Most Inspiring Professor Award , Kaufman Award Winner, Ms. Karlotta Richards
  • 1988: Professor Award, Old Dominion University Fourth Annual Black Awards
  • 1985: The Graduate's Award, Virginia Consortium for Professional Psychology
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Creating an inclusive learning environment: Enhancing retention of women and minorities in computer science.
    Sponsoring Organization: National Science Foundation
    Date: August, 2004 - August, 2008
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Davis, D. D.; Major, D. A.; Sanchez-Hucles, J.; DeLoatch, S.
    The Virginia Center for Urban Education at Old Dominion University; Engineering Graduate Fellows and Master Teachers for Grades 4-5.
    Date: 2002 - 2005
    Investigators:Williamson, K.; Wolfe, D.; Adam, J.; Sharpe, M.; Sandy, M.; Sanchez-Hucles, J.; Whitaker, I.
    Climate for Opportunity and Inclusion: Improving the Recruitment, Retention and Advancement of Women and Minorities in IT
    Sponsoring Organization: National Science Foundation
    Date: June, 2002 - June, 2005
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Major, D. A.; Sanchez-Hucles, J.; Davis, D. D.; Mann, J.
    An Investigation of Maternal Child Attachments in African American Mothers.
    Sponsoring Organization: National Science Foundation
    Date: 1991 - 1993
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Sanchez-Hucles, J.
    Training Grant
    Sponsoring Organization: State Council of Higher Education in Virginia
    Date: 1990 - 1992
    Awarding Organization: State
    Investigators:Sanchez-Hucles, J.
    Hampton Roads Regional Science and Engineering Center for the Minorities
    Sponsoring Organization: National Science Foundation
    Date: August, 1989 - August, 1990
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Sanchez-Hucles, J.
    Training Grant
    Sponsoring Organization: National Science Foundation
    Date: February, 1988 - January, 1990
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Sanchez-Hucles, J.
    Same Sex Friendships and Coping with Stress
    Sponsoring Organization: Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Heallth Administration
    Date: September, 1987 - May, 1989
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Winstead, B.; Derlega, V. J.; Lewis, R. J.; Sanchez-Hucles, J.
    Training Grant
    Sponsoring Organization: State Council of Higher Education in Virginia
    Date: 1986 - 1988
    Awarding Organization: State
    Investigators:Sanchez-Hucles, J.
    Training Grant
    Sponsoring Organization: The United States Department of Public Health
    Date: August, 1984 - July, 1987
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Sanchez-Hucles, J.
    Evaluation of the Alcare Program
    Sponsoring Organization: Virginia Beach Substance Abuse Program
    Date: June 1, 1982 - December 31, 1982
    Awarding Organization: Local
    Investigators:Sanchez-Hucles, J.