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Scotney Evans

Peabody College of Vanderbilt University, Ph.D. Community Research and Action, 2005


Associate Professor, Department of Education and Psychological Studies, Director of major in Human and Social Development
Merrick Building Room 311-H

Scot Evans is an associate professor in the Department of Educational and Psychological Studies in the School of Education and the Faculty Master at Eaton Residential College. He directs the undergraduate major in Human and Social Development (HSD) and teaches in master’s program in Community and Social Change and the PhD program in Community Well-being

He received his Ph.D. in Community Research and Action at Peabody College of Vanderbilt University. He has a master¹s degree in Human Development Counseling also from Vanderbilt. Dr. Evans also has extensive practical experience in community-based organizations as a youth development worker, crisis worker, family counselor, youth program developer, program evaluator, and organizational consultant.

Dr. Evans’s current scholarly interests include researching and promoting the role of community-based organizations in the promotion of wellbeing, social change, and social justice.



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