Edward Delgado-Romero, PhD


The focus of Dr. Delgado-Romero’s consultation lies in the area of faculty development, organizational climate studies, recruitment and retention of underrepresented faculty and staff, and the identification of gaps in organization practices as these relate to diversity, equity, and inclusion. He is a regular presenter and facilitator of discussions addressing diversity in the workplace. He is well-published in the areas of individual and organizational leadership, social justice advocacy, and Latinx mental health. Dr. Delgado-Romero presents at national and international conferences, particularly with his students. 


  • Currently an Associate Dean for Faculty and Staff Services and a Professor at the Mary Frances Early College of Education of the University of Georgia. 
  • Licensed Psychologist in Georgia and the founder of a psychological clinic for Spanish speakers in Athens, Georgia (https://laclinicainlakech.squarespace.com). 
  • Founding member and past-President of the National Latinx Psychological Association. 
  • Board member of the American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education.  
  • In 2020 was awarded the Elizabeth Hurlock Beckman Award, a recognition by alumni nomination of creating educational structures to improve society. In 2021 he was named the Engaged Scholar for the University of Georgia recognizing his scholarship and service to the community. 
  • Served on several national and international editorial boards and as an associate editor of the Journal of Latinx Psychology. He has written extensively in the field of counseling psychology and in multicultural psychology, specifically Latinx Psychology. 
  • His research team, BIEN! (bienresearch.coe.uga.edu) is a collaborative effort to fuse research and service. 
  • Attended Rhodes College in Memphis TN for his undergraduate degree in psychology and received his doctorate from the University of Notre Dame.