Lucia Albino Gilbert, PhD, is currently Professor of Psychology at Santa Clara University in California. Most recently, she served as the University's Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs. Prior to that, she was Vice Provost for Undergraduate Studies, Professor of Educational Psychology, and Frank C. Erwin, Jr. Centennial Honors Professor at the University of Texas at Austin. While there, she also directed the Center for Women's and Gender Studies. She has an extensive record of scholarship and is the recipient of awards for teaching, mentorship, and research excellence. Her areas of teaching include gender in counseling and psychotherapy, research methods, and the psychology of women and gender.