Dr. Glenn Lambie serves as Senior Associate Dean and The Robert N. Heintzelman Eminent Scholar Endowed Chair. He is a Professor of Counselor Education and served as the Chair for the Department of Child, Family, and Community Sciences (2014-2018). Dr. Lambie is a National Certified Counselor (NCC), a National Certified School Counselor (NCSC), and a Certified Clinical Mental Health Counselor (CCMHC), and he was a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of North Carolina, and held a Pupil Personnel License in Secondary School Counseling in the Commonwealth of Virginia and a North Carolina School Counselor (K-12) License. He has practiced in the field of counseling and counselor education for over 20 years. Dr. Lambie is active in the areas of scholarship, research, and professional service. He is recognize for his research, teaching, and mentorship at the national level and at UCF, including being a fellow of the American Counseling Association (ACA).

Areas of Expertise
  • Counselor Education and Supervision
  • Professional School Counseling
  • Therapeutic Interventions for Children and Adolescents

Ph.D. in Counselor Education
The College of William and Mary


Research Interests
  • Increasing educators’ knowledge and efficacy relating to social-emotional disorders often experiences by children and adolescents (e.g., anxiety, depression, suicidality, and self-injurious behaviors)
  • Promoting the academic and social-emotional functionality of children and adolescents in high poverty communities (effective therapeutic interventions)
  • Developing and testing psychological assessments designed to measure constructs of interest to the fields of counseling and education (e.g., counseling competencies, educators’ inspirational qualities, greed, and wellness)


  • American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education (AACTE)
  • American Educational Research Association (AERA)
  • American Counseling Association (ACA)
  • Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES)
  • American School Counselor Association (ASCA)
  • Association of Assessment and Research in Counseling (AARC)
  • Southern Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (SACES)


  • University of Central Florida Luminary Award (2017)
  • University of Central Florida’s Scroll & Quill Society (2017)
  • American Counseling Association’s Extended Research Award (2017)
  • University of Central Florida’s University Excellence in Graduate Teaching Award (2015)
  • American Counseling Association’s Fellow Award (2015)