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Faculty CV

Name: Catherine Perz
Position/Title: Associate Professor
Work Address: University of Houston-Victoria
3007 North Ben Wilson
Victoria, Texas 77901
Work Telephone: 361-570-4848 Work Email: perzc@uhv.edu

Educational Background/Training

  • Ph.D. University of Houston,  Clinical Psychology,  1994 
  • M.A. University of Houston,  Clinical Psychology,  1991 
  • B.A. California State University, Northridge,  Psychology,  1988 

Relevant Teaching Experience

  • Associate Professor, University of Houston-Victoria (2003 - Now)
  • Assistant Professor, Unviersity of Houston-Victoria (1995 - 2003)
  • Research Associate, U.T. M.D. Anderson Cancer Center (1994 - 1995)
  • Predoctoral Intern, Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Hospital (1992 - 1993)
  • Teaching Fellow, University of Houston, Houston (1991 - 1994)
  • teaching Assstant, University of Houston, Houston (1989 - 1991)

Academic Scholarship/Research/Creative Endeavors


  • Del Junco, DJ, Vernon, SW, Coan, SP, Tiro, JA, Bastian LA, Savas, LS, Perz, CA, Lairson, DR, Chan, W, Warrick, C, McQueen, A., Rakowski, W., D. (2008). Promoting Regular Mammography Screening I. A Systematic Assessment of Validity in a Randomized Trial.. Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 100(5), 333-346.
  • Greisinger, A., Hawley, ST, Bettencourt, JL, Perz CA, Vernon, SW, a. (2006). Primary Care Patients' Understanding of Colorectal Cancer Screening. Cancer Detection and Prevention.