Johnny Kirk

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Dr Johnny Kirk

  • Associate Professor

Office Location

  • Tahlequah
    Haskell Hall 108
    (918) 444-3001


Dr. Kirk's passion is investigating treatment outcomes, new modalities and the impact of animals on mental health. He has mentored over 20 students as research assistance which resulted in numerous research conferences, presentations and publications. These efforts resulting in receiving the Dewberry Outstanding Faculty in Research award in 2018.


  • Ph D,Educational Psychology,Oklahoma State University,,2012
The effects of canines on pain and stress. Currently using the physiological markers of cortisol and alpha-amylase.
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