Faculty & Staff Profile
Awards, Distinctions, and Honors
$3,240 Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP) Grant Award Sponsor (2007)
Developed psychology curriculum for a Bachelor of Science program for the University of Minnesota, Crookston campus.
Marquis Who’s Who in America (2008)
REFEREED JOURNAL ARTICLE: Killough, A., Killough, E., Walker, E. (Under Review). Examining the delicate balance of maintaining one’s blackness as a Black professional on the Predominantly White Campus. Journal of Best Practices in Health Professions Diversity: Research, Education and Policy.
REFEREED JOURNAL ARTICLE: Edwards, C.L., Bryson, W.J., McCabe, M., Trambadia, J., Scott, D., Muhammad, M., Killough, A., Sudhakar, S., Keys, A., Feliu, M., McNeil, J., Barker, C.S., Wood, M., Reif, R., Hill, L., O’Garo, K.G.N., Bulthuis, C., Peasant, C., Kidd, A.C., Robinson, E. (2014). Treatment of PTSD in an HIV-Positive Rwandan Woman with a Recent Stroke: A Case Report on The Role of Culture, Norms, and Expectations for Psychotherapy. Research, 1, 980.
REFEREED JOURNAL ARTICLE: Edwards, C.L., Killough, A., Wood, M., Doyle, T., Feliu, M., Barker, C.S., Uppal, P., DeCastro, L., Wellington, C., Whitfield, K.E., O’Garo, K.N., Morgan, K., Alesii, L.Y.E., Byrd, G.S., McCabe, M., Goli, V., Keys, A., Hill, L., Collins-McNeil, J., Trambadia, J., Guinyard, D., Muhammad, M., McDonald, P., Schmechel, D., Robinson. E. (2014). Emotional Reactions to Pain Predict Psychological Distress in Adult Patients with Sickle Cell Disease. International Journal of Psychiatry and Medicine, 47(1), 1-16.
REFEREED JOURNAL ARTICLE: Killough, A., Killough, E., Edwards, C.L. Burnett, J. (2014). Beyond America’s White Hegemony: In Response to a Rapidly Emerging Global Multi-Cultural Learning Community. International Journal of Science, Commerce, and Humanities, 2(5), 93-110. ISSN: 2053-5295 (Online) 2052-6164 (Print).
REFEREED JOURNAL ARTICLE: Killough, A., Killough, E., Hill, L.K., Edwards, C.L. (2013).Exploring the cultural context of tobacco use for prevention among ethnic groups of African descent. International Journal of Science, Commerce, and Humanities, 1(8), 121-147. ISSN: 2053-5295 (Online) 2052-6164 (Print).
BOOK CHAPTER: Killough A.L. and Killough E.G. (Accepted). What’s In Your Script: Getting Beyond Race to Deal with Race. Interpersonal Communication in Multiple Contexts: Representative Anecdotes. Eds. Mark Huglen. Dubuque, IA: Kendall-Hunt. Projected 2018 [in progress]
BOOK CHAPTERS: Burnett, J., Killough, A., Killough, E. (2017). When Did Crime Pay, and for Whom? The Metamorphosis of an Academic’s Odyssey, in Mathieu Deflem (ed.) Race, Ethnicity and Law (Sociology of Crime, Law and Deviance, Volume 22) Emerald Publishing Limited, pp.63 – 78.
BOOK CHAPTER: Burnett, J., Killough, A., Killough, E. (2017). When did crime pay, and for whom: The metamorphosis of an academic’s odyssey. Mathieu Deflem, Ph.D., Editor Book Chapter. Race, Ethnicity, and Law. 22 of the series Sociology of Crime, Law and Deviance (Emerald, formerly with Elsevier).
BOOK CHAPTER: Killough, E.G., Killough, A.L., Burnett, J., Edwards, C.L. (Provisional Acceptance). The Contemporary Role of the HBCU in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the Absence of On-going Historical Relevance. With Emerald Publishing, book entitled Underserved Populations at Historically Black Colleges and Universities: The Pathway to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.
INVITED PRESENTATIONS AND WORKSHOPS AT PROFESSIONAL MEETINGS AND CONFERENCES: Killough, A. L. & Killough, E. G. (November 4, 2017). What’s in Your Script? Why Blacks often hate talking to White people. Overcoming Racism Conference: Awakening, Woke, Taking Command. November 3-4, 2017. Metropolitan State University St. Paul, MN.
INVITED PRESENTATIONS AND WORKSHOPS AT PROFESSIONAL MEETINGS AND CONFERENCES: Killough, A. L. & Killough, E. G. (February 23, 2016). Race and the Motivation Process- An Evidenced Based Model that Yields Results. University of Minnesota Duluth. 2016 Summit on Equity, Diversity and Multiculturalism. C Kirby Student Center, Duluth, MN.
INVITED PRESENTATIONS AND WORKSHOPS AT PROFESSIONAL MEETINGS AND CONFERENCES: Killough, A.L. (August 18, 2015). Indicators of the Social Experience. Presentation at Campus Climate Conversation “How Do WE Cultivate A Welcoming and Inclusive Environment for ALL?” Presenters: Chancellor Wood, Lorna Hollowell, Sue Erickson, Soo-Yin Lim-Thompson, Alvin Killough, Gail Myers, and Sean Knox. Bede Ballroom, University of Minnesota Crookston, MN.
M.A. Psychology - Industrial / Organization - University of North Carolina at Charolotte
Ph.D. Psychology - North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC
University Committee Memberships
Behavioral Alert System Subcommittee (2007)
Chancellor's "Emergency Response" Committee
Chancellor's "Smoke Free Advisory" Committee (2007)
Counseling Search Committee - Chair (2007)
Diversity Search Committee - Chair (2007)
Left UMC in May 2020.