Janikowski Named Chair of UB Department

By Arthur Page

Release Date: September 14, 2000

BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Timothy P. Janikowski, Ph.D., associate professor in the Department of Counseling and Educational Psychology in the Graduate School of Education at the University at Buffalo, has been named chair of the department.

A member of the faculty since 1993, Janikowski has taught graduate courses in the rehabilitation of substance abuse and addiction; tests and measurements in counseling; rehabilitation foundations, and medical aspects of disability. His research interests include disability and substance abuse; client evaluation and assessment, and rehabilitation counselor training.

Janikowski is co-author of the book, "The Rehabilitation Model of Substance Abuse Counseling," and has written numerous book chapters and monographs. He has published articles in refereed journals that include Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, Journal of Forensic Vocational Assessment and Journal of Applied Rehabilitation Counseling.

He received a doctorate in rehabilitation counseling psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and holds a master's degree from St. Cloud State University and a bachelor's degree from Winona State University.

Janikowski is a resident of East Amherst.