A scholar, educator, and clinician interested in the way that people connect across differences and the things that help them thrive.


Peifer works as an assistant professor of psychology at Agnes Scott College. Agnes Scott is a women's, liberal arts institution in the metropolitan Atlanta area that "educates women to think deeply, live honorably, and engage the intellectual and social challenges of their times."

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College Student Development

Intercultural Competence


Postpartum Family Wellness



2015 - 2016

Emory University

Department Psychiatry and Behavioral Science

Post-Doctoral Residence, Clinical Psychology

2010 - 2015

University of Virginia

PhD, Clinical Psychology

2014 - 2015

Vanderbilt University - VA Consoritum

Predoctoral Internship, Clinical Psychology

2006 - 2010

Wake Forest University

BA, Psychology