Michael Horton

Contributing Faculty
College of Psychology and Community Services
School of Psychology
Ph.D. Psychology

Dr. Michael Horton, a USAF veteran, serves as Executive Director of the Coffee Bunker in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The Coffee Bunker is a non-profit organization that supports veterans in their transition to civilian life. Dr. Horton's interests are in educational, organizational, clinical, and positive psychology each of which relate to specific areas of Coffee Bunker programs and initiatives. In 2018 he was awarded the Crystal Star Award by the Tulsa Regional Chamber of Commerce for his leadership of Tulsa's best service organization for veterans. In 2017 and 2018 he was a speaker for the annual Zarrow Foundation Symposium on Mental Health. He has authored seven e-books and one print book.

Courses Taught

Psych 8762 - Teaching Psychology

Psych 8763 - Principles of Instructional Design

Psych 8552 - Psychology of Motivation

Psych 8764 - Principles of Instruction Design Online

Psych 8718 - Psychology of the Exceptional Individual

Psych 8763 - Educational Psychology

Public Service

Organization, Volunteer - Piedmont

Organization, Volunteer - Piedmont

Organization, Volunteer - Piedmont

Awards / Honors

, Tulsa Regional Chamber of Commerce, 2018


Horton, M. (2017). Bias and Challenges for Veterans in the Workplace. The Coffee Bunker