Dr. William DwyerDr. William Dwyer is a professor in the Department of Psychology. He received his Ph.D. in Psychology from the Southern Illinois University at Carbondale in 1969.

During his time at the university, he has instructed over 32,000 students, published 88 articles, books and chapters; and received 68 externally-funded grants and contracts totaling over $12.5 million; chaired 33 Master's Theses and chaired 16 Doctoral Dissertations.

External consulting and training activities include mostly areas of law enforcement.

Dr. Dwyer has been a part of the University of Memphis campus for 40 years.