Joshua C. Watson PhD

Professor, Texas A&M University Corpus Christi

Dr. Joshua C. Watson is a professor in the department of counseling and educational psychology at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. Dr. Watson has worked as a counselor educator for the past 15 years; and supports his classroom instruction with over 18 years of clinical experience working in a variety of community mental health, higher education, and private practice settings. An accomplished scholar, he has authored over 85 publications and presented his research at various state, national, and international professional counseling conferences. Dr. Watson has been an active ACA member for nearly 20 years. In addition to currently serving as editor-in-chief of the Journal of College Counseling, he has held previous leadership positions in ACA and its divisions including serving as a member of the ACA Governing Council, chair of the ACA Council of Journal Editors, and president for the Association for Assessment and Research in Counseling. In 2018 he was named an ACA Fellow.