Dr. James Tate


Dr. James Tate
(615) 898-5027
Room 219, Jones Hall (JH)
MTSU Box 87, Murfreesboro, TN 37132
Office Hours

Tuesdays & Thursdays 9a – 9:30a

And By Appointment

Degree Information

  • Ph.D., Auburn University (1992)
  • M.S., Auburn University (1988)
  • B.S., College of Charleston, SC (1982)

Areas of Expertise

  • Substance Abuse
  • Personality Assessment


  • Tate, J. C., & Shelton, B. L. (2008). Personality correlates of tattooing and body piercing in a college sample: The kids are alright. Personality and Individual Differences, 45, 281-285.
  • Saules, K., Tate, J. C., & Pomerleau, C. S. (2008). Weight control smoking in women. In K. P. Tolson & E. B. Veksler (Eds.) Research focus on smoker and women's health. Nova Science Publishers: Hauppauge, NY