Dr. Jeanne A. Phelps

Role: Faculty Emeritus
Campus: Springfield



  • PhD, 1992, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Kansas State University
  • MS, 1989, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Kansas State University
  • BS, 1967, Education, Kansas University



  • Introductory Psychology 


  • Personnel Selection
  • Classification and Placement

Research and professional interests

  • Inter-role conflict; child and elder care issues
  • Test bias and fairness
  • Twin studies
  • Applications of the Americans with Disabilities Act
  • Child and elder care issues
  • Work/family balance
  • Fair employment practices
  • Survey design, administration, analysis and Interpretation
  • Prenatal events as a foundation for developmental outcomes

Awards and honors

  • Certificate of Recognition for Nominations as Outstanding Graduate Mentor, Missouri State University Graduate College. (2007)
  • Leadership Springfield, Class XVIII. (2002)