Timothy R. Vollmer, Ph.D., BCBA-D

Timothy Vollmer Photo

Timothy R. Vollmer, Ph.D.,BCBA-D

University of Florida Professor of Psychology

Timothy R. Vollmer received his Ph.D. from the University of Florida in 1992. From 1992 until 1996 he was on the psychology faculty at Louisiana State University. From 1996 to 1998 he was on the faculty at the University of Pennsylvania Medical School. He returned to the University of Florida in 1998 and is now a Professor of Psychology.


His primary area of research is applied behavior analysis, with emphases in autism, developmental disabilities, reinforcement schedules, and parenting. He has published over 130 articles and book chapters related to behavior analysis. He was the recipient of the 1996 B.F. Skinner New Researcher award from the American Psychological Association (APA). He received another APA award in August, 2004, for significant contributions to applied behavior analysis. He served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis from 2014-2016, president of the Florida Association for Behavior Analysis (2003-2004), and is a fellow of the Association for Behavior Analysis International.

Learn More