Brian Martens

Brian Martens - (Member)
Syracuse University
Dept. of Psychology
Syracuse University 430 Huntington Hall
Syracuse, NY 13244-2340
PhD in School Psychology, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, 1985
Academic intervention
Behavior management

Brian K. Martens, Ph.D., is a Professor of Psychology at Syracuse University. He served as Director of Training for the School Psychology program from 1998-2007 and as Associate Chair and Chair of the Psychology Department from 2007-2009. Prof. Martens currently serves as Editor of the Journal of Behavioral Education, and was a previous Associate Editor for the Journal of Applied Behavior Analysis. He is a fellow in Division 16 of APA, member of the Society for the Study of School Psychology, and past member of the board of directors of the Society for the Experimental Analysis of Behavior. Prof. Martens has published over 110 articles, books, and chapters concerned with translating findings from basic operant research into effective school-based interventions, functional assessment and treatment of children’s classroom behavior problems, and the instructional hierarchy as a sequenced approach to skill training.


  • The SSSP Board Meeting during the NASP Convention will be held Thursday, February 15, 2018 from 12 to 4 at Swissotel (connected to the Hyatt) MT069.
  • The SSSP Members' Meeting and Reception will be held Thursday, February 15, 2018 from 5 to 7 at Maggiano’s Downtown Chicago, 516 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60654.