T. Chris Riley-Tillman

T. Chris Riley-Tillman - (Member)
University of Missouri-Columbia
Lakeside Dr.
Columbia, MO 65203
PhD in School Psychology, Syracuse University, 1999
Behavioral assessment
Single subject designs for efficacy analysis

T. Chris Riley-Tillman, Ph.D. - At present, Dr. Riley-Tillman is a Professor at the University of Missouri in Columbia. Dr. Riley-Tillman also serves as the Department Chair of the Department of Educational School and Counseling Psychology. Dr. Riley-Tillman is one of the co-developers of Direct Behavior Ratings as well as a recognized authority in evidence-based practice in schools and the application of experimental design and analysis in applied educational settings. Related to these interests, Dr. Riley-Tillman has participated in leadership roles on seven federal grants totaling over 13 million dollars in funding. Dr. Riley-Tillman is the creator and lead developer of the Evidence Based Intervention Network, a nonprofit website which contains evidence-based intervention and assessment resources for educational professionals developed by researchers. In 2015 the EBI Network had over 335,000 page views by over 45,000 unique users. He has published 75 journal articles and 5 books on social behavior assessment, school wide service delivery, and single case design. In addition, he is the Acting Editor of the Practical Interventions in Schools book series for Guilford Press. Finally, he is a Follow of Division 16 of the American Psychological Association and a member of the Society for the Study of School Psychology.


  • 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.