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Dean Inman
Dean and Distinguished Professor, Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology

Arpana G. Inman, Ph.D., joined the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology (GSAPP) at Rutgers University-New Brunswick as the dean in July 2022.  Previously, Dr. Inman was the Associate Dean of Academic Affairs in the College of Education and Human Ecology at The Ohio State... read more

Phone: 848.445.2000
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Associate Dean of Administration & Faculty Affairs, GSAPP, Director, GSAPP’s Applied and Academic Autism Services , Executive Director, Douglass Developmental Disabilities Center

Lara Delmolino is a Clinical Professor at the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey and serves as the Executive Director of the Douglass Developmental Disabilities Center. Dr. Delmolino earned her doctorate in... read more

Office: Dean's Office, A315
Phone: 848-445-3831
Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs, Associate Professor, Core Faculty

Ryan J. Kettler, PhD, NCSP, is the Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs, Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology (GSAPP) and an Associate Professor in the Department of School Psychology at Rutgers University–New Brunswick. He has held leadership positions as the... read more

Office: Psychology, A347
Phone: 615-772-1184
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Professor, Core Faculty, Chair, School Psychology Department, Associate Dean of Research

Dr. Reddy is a Professor in the School Psychology Doctoral Program and Chair of the School Psychology Department. She is also the Associate Dean of Research for the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology (GSAPP)- Rutgers University.

Dr. Reddy has published over 100... read more

Office: Psychology, A235
Phone: 848-445-3849
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Associate Dean for Business & Finance, GSAPP, Chief Product Officer & Executive Director - Innovation Lab

Nayland Smith is a veteran in the digital space. He has worked with multi-billion-dollar firms to bring many products to market. His experiences in... read more

Office: Nelson, D358
Phone: 848.445.3959
Dr. Alperin

Alexander Alperin, Psy.D. is a licensed psychologist in New York and New Jersey and is in full-time private practice of psychotherapy with adolescents, adults, and couples in Teaneck, NJ. He is an instructor and supervisor at the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology (GSAPP),... read more

VanessaBal
Karmazin and Lillard Chair in Adult Autism, Associate Professor, Director, GSAPP LifeSPAN ASD Lab & RCAAS-Psychological Services Clinic, Co-Director of Research, Rutgers Center for Adult Autism Services

Dr. Vanessa H. Bal earned her M.Sc. in neuroscience from the University of Oxford and her Ph.D. in psychology from the University of Michigan. She also completed her clinical psychology internship at the University of Michigan and a postdoc in human genetics at the University of California, San... read more

Office: Nelson D311 and the RCAAS-Psychological Services Clinic
Phone: 848-445-2300
Marsha Bates
Distinguished Research Professor, Center for Alcohol Studies

Dr. Bates directs the Cardiac Neuroscience Laboratory, which promotes translation between basic human experimental and clinical science. Her transdisciplinary research program seeks to build novel intervention and prevention approaches to alcohol and drug related problems based on neurocognitive... read more

Office: SMH 221B
Phone: 848-445-3559
Benas
Director of Psychology Continuing Education
Office: Nelson, D355
Phone: 848-445-3987
Distinguished Professor, Professor Emerita, Clinical Faculty

Nancy Boyd-Franklin's special interests include multicultural issues, the treatment of African-American families, ethnicity and family therapy, home-based family therapy, marital and couples therapy, the multisystems approach to the treatment of poor inner-city families, issues for women of... read more

Dean Inman
Dean and Distinguished Professor, Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology

Arpana G. Inman, Ph.D., joined the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology (GSAPP) at Rutgers University-New Brunswick as the dean in July 2022.  Previously, Dr. Inman was the Associate Dean of Academic Affairs in the College of Education and Human Ecology at The Ohio State... read more

Phone: 848.445.2000
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Associate Dean of Administration & Faculty Affairs, GSAPP, Director, GSAPP’s Applied and Academic Autism Services , Executive Director, Douglass Developmental Disabilities Center

Lara Delmolino is a Clinical Professor at the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey and serves as the Executive Director of the Douglass Developmental Disabilities Center. Dr. Delmolino earned her doctorate in... read more

Office: Dean's Office, A315
Phone: 848-445-3831
Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs, Associate Professor, Core Faculty

Ryan J. Kettler, PhD, NCSP, is the Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs, Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology (GSAPP) and an Associate Professor in the Department of School Psychology at Rutgers University–New Brunswick. He has held leadership positions as the... read more

Office: Psychology, A347
Phone: 615-772-1184
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Professor, Core Faculty, Chair, School Psychology Department, Associate Dean of Research

Dr. Reddy is a Professor in the School Psychology Doctoral Program and Chair of the School Psychology Department. She is also the Associate Dean of Research for the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology (GSAPP)- Rutgers University.

Dr. Reddy has published over 100... read more

Office: Psychology, A235
Phone: 848-445-3849
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Associate Dean for Business & Finance, GSAPP, Chief Product Officer & Executive Director - Innovation Lab

Nayland Smith is a veteran in the digital space. He has worked with multi-billion-dollar firms to bring many products to market. His experiences in... read more

Office: Nelson, D358
Phone: 848.445.3959
Cariaga
Budget Analyst II
Office: 604 Allison Road, Rm D340A
Phone: 848-445-3568
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Former Dean of GSAPP, Distinguished Professor

Francine Conway, an award-winning scholar and clinical psychologist recognized for her work in child psychopathology, is a distinguished professor and serves as the Dean of the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology at Rutgers University-New Brunswick since 2016. In addition to... read more

Rachel Diaz
Program Coordinator, Department of Applied Psychology
Office: Nelson, D317
Phone: 848-445-3880
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Administrative Assistant
Denise
Vice Provost of Research, Rutgers University-New Brunswick, Center of Alcohol & Substance Use Studies Director , Helen E. Chaney Endowed Chair in Alcohol Studies

Denise Hien, Ph.D., ABPP, is the Director of CAS, and the Helen E. Chaney Endowed Chair in Alcohol Studies. She also serves as the Vice Provost of Research for Rutgers University-New Brunswick, and was the former Interim Dean of Rutgers-GSAPP. Recognized as a leader in the field of post-... read more

Office: Dean's Office
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Associate Dean of Administration & Faculty Affairs, GSAPP, Director, GSAPP’s Applied and Academic Autism Services , Executive Director, Douglass Developmental Disabilities Center

Lara Delmolino is a Clinical Professor at the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey and serves as the Executive Director of the Douglass Developmental Disabilities Center. Dr. Delmolino earned her doctorate in... read more

Office: Dean's Office, A315
Phone: 848-445-3831
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Associate Dean for Business & Finance, GSAPP, Chief Product Officer & Executive Director - Innovation Lab

Nayland Smith is a veteran in the digital space. He has worked with multi-billion-dollar firms to bring many products to market. His experiences in... read more

Office: Nelson, D358
Phone: 848.445.3959
Distinguished Professor, Professor Emerita, Clinical Faculty

Nancy Boyd-Franklin's special interests include multicultural issues, the treatment of African-American families, ethnicity and family therapy, home-based family therapy, marital and couples therapy, the multisystems approach to the treatment of poor inner-city families, issues for women of... read more

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Professor, Director, Youth Anxiety and Depression Clinic, Department Chair, Clinical

Brian C. Chu, Ph.D., is a Professor in, and Program Chair of the Department of Clinical Psychology in the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology at Rutgers University. He is a recent recipient of the Klingenstein Third Generation Foundation Young Investigator Award to support... read more

Office: Psychology, A203
Phone: 848-445-3903
cleary
Associate Professor, Core Faculty

Dr. Timothy J. Cleary is an associate professor in the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology (GSAPP) at Rutgers University. He earned his B.S. in Psychology from Manhattan College, his master's degree and professional certification in School Psychology from Queens College, and... read more

Office: Psychology, A337
Phone: 848-445-3982
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Former Dean of GSAPP, Distinguished Professor

Francine Conway, an award-winning scholar and clinical psychologist recognized for her work in child psychopathology, is a distinguished professor and serves as the Dean of the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology at Rutgers University-New Brunswick since 2016. In addition to... read more

Peter J Economou
Director, Organizational Psychology Programs, Assistant Professor, Applied Psychology Department

Peter J. Economou Ph.D., ABPP is the director of the Organizational Psychology (OP) PsyD program, and he is the director of behavioral health and wellness for Rutgers University Athletics. Dr. Pete was trained in counseling... read more

Office: Nelson D323
Phone: 848-445-9395
Francis
Director, Douglass Developmental Disabilities Center

Catriona Francis, M.Ed., BCBA, Director of the DDDC. Catriona Francis has worked at the DDDC using applied behavior analysis with individuals with autism since 1996. She is certified as a Teacher of the Handicapped in New Jersey. Catriona earned her Master’s Degree in Educational Administration... read more

Office: DDDC
Phone: 848-932-9137
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Director, Foster Care Counseling Project
Phone: 848 445-1152
Denise
Vice Provost of Research, Rutgers University-New Brunswick, Center of Alcohol & Substance Use Studies Director , Helen E. Chaney Endowed Chair in Alcohol Studies

Denise Hien, Ph.D., ABPP, is the Director of CAS, and the Helen E. Chaney Endowed Chair in Alcohol Studies. She also serves as the Vice Provost of Research for Rutgers University-New Brunswick, and was the former Interim Dean of Rutgers-GSAPP. Recognized as a leader in the field of post-... read more

Office: Dean's Office
VanessaBal
Karmazin and Lillard Chair in Adult Autism, Associate Professor, Director, GSAPP LifeSPAN ASD Lab & RCAAS-Psychological Services Clinic, Co-Director of Research, Rutgers Center for Adult Autism Services

Dr. Vanessa H. Bal earned her M.Sc. in neuroscience from the University of Oxford and her Ph.D. in psychology from the University of Michigan. She also completed her clinical psychology internship at the University of Michigan and a postdoc in human genetics at the University of California, San... read more

Office: Nelson D311 and the RCAAS-Psychological Services Clinic
Phone: 848-445-2300
Distinguished Professor, Professor Emerita, Clinical Faculty

Nancy Boyd-Franklin's special interests include multicultural issues, the treatment of African-American families, ethnicity and family therapy, home-based family therapy, marital and couples therapy, the multisystems approach to the treatment of poor inner-city families, issues for women of... read more

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Associate Professor, Clinical Psychology Department

Nicole M. Cain is an associate professor at GSAPP. Previously, she was an associate professor in the Department of Psychology at Long Island University–Brooklyn. She earned her doctorate in clinical psychology from The Pennsylvania State University and completed a postdoctoral fellowship at New... read more

Office: Psychology, A225
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Professor, Director, Youth Anxiety and Depression Clinic, Department Chair, Clinical

Brian C. Chu, Ph.D., is a Professor in, and Program Chair of the Department of Clinical Psychology in the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology at Rutgers University. He is a recent recipient of the Klingenstein Third Generation Foundation Young Investigator Award to support... read more

Office: Psychology, A203
Phone: 848-445-3903
Angelica M. Diaz-Martinez
Associate Teaching Professor, Director for Clinical Training, Clinical Department, Director, GSAPP’s Center for Psychological Services (CPS)

Angelica M. Diaz-Martinez, Psy.D., is a GSAPP alum (Clinical ’98) and is an Associate Teaching Professor and  the Director of Clinical Training for the... read more

Office: Psychology, A339
Phone: (848) 445-3853
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Emeritus

Daniel B. Fishman is editor-in-chief of the online journal, Pragmatic Case Studies in Psychotherapy (http://pcsp.libraries.rutgers.edu). His prior appointments were as associate director of a large community mental health center in... read more

Office: Psychology, A211
Phone: 914-815-1298
Denise
Vice Provost of Research, Rutgers University-New Brunswick, Center of Alcohol & Substance Use Studies Director , Helen E. Chaney Endowed Chair in Alcohol Studies

Denise Hien, Ph.D., ABPP, is the Director of CAS, and the Helen E. Chaney Endowed Chair in Alcohol Studies. She also serves as the Vice Provost of Research for Rutgers University-New Brunswick, and was the former Interim Dean of Rutgers-GSAPP. Recognized as a leader in the field of post-... read more

Office: Dean's Office
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Associate Teaching Professor

Monica Indart's primary professional work focuses on providing consultation, early intervention and an array of treatment modalities for traumatic experiences. Her work... read more

Office: Psychology, A224
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Associate Professor, Clinical Core Faculty

Shalonda Kelly's primary research foci are couples and racial and cultural issues, which she has investigated in the contexts of normal families, therapy, and substance abuse settings.  She studies couples prevention, assessment, and therapy.  She is involved in the understanding and measurement... read more

Office: Psychology, A207
Phone: 848-445-3922
Dr.JoshLangberg
Professor, Dept. of Clinical Psychology, and Director of the GSAPP Center for Youth Social Emotional Wellness (CYSEW)

Joshua M. Langberg, PhD, is a licensed clinical psychologist, Professor of Psychology, and Director of the GSAPP Center for Youth Social Emotional Wellness (CYSEW). Dr. Langberg joined Rutgers in 2022 after working at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), where he was the Associate Director of... read more

Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs, Associate Professor, Core Faculty

Ryan J. Kettler, PhD, NCSP, is the Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs, Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology (GSAPP) and an Associate Professor in the Department of School Psychology at Rutgers University–New Brunswick. He has held leadership positions as the... read more

Office: Psychology, A347
Phone: 615-772-1184
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Professor, Core Faculty, Chair, School Psychology Department, Associate Dean of Research

Dr. Reddy is a Professor in the School Psychology Doctoral Program and Chair of the School Psychology Department. She is also the Associate Dean of Research for the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology (GSAPP)- Rutgers University.

Dr. Reddy has published over 100... read more

Office: Psychology, A235
Phone: 848-445-3849
Dr. Alperin

Alexander Alperin, Psy.D. is a licensed psychologist in New York and New Jersey and is in full-time private practice of psychotherapy with adolescents, adults, and couples in Teaneck, NJ. He is an instructor and supervisor at the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology (GSAPP),... read more

cleary
Associate Professor, Core Faculty

Dr. Timothy J. Cleary is an associate professor in the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology (GSAPP) at Rutgers University. He earned his B.S. in Psychology from Manhattan College, his master's degree and professional certification in School Psychology from Queens College, and... read more

Office: Psychology, A337
Phone: 848-445-3982
Dr.ShevaWeiss
Assistant Teaching Professor and Practicum Coordinator, School Psychology Department

Dr. Sheva Cohen-Weiss is an assistant teaching professor and coordinator for practicum in the Department of School Psychology at GSAPP.  Dr. Cohen-Weiss earned her doctorate in School Psychology at Rutgers GSAPP and completed her postdoctoral training at Massachusetts General Brigham and Boston... read more

Jennifer Durham
Teaching Professor, Director of Clinical Training, School Psychology Program

At the root for my career is the concept of “citizen scholar.” This refers to an approach to academic work that emphasizes a partnership between universities and society to... read more

Office: Psychology, A357
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Professor Emerita, Department of School Psychology

Nancy S. Fagley, Ph.D., is Professor Emerita in the Department of School Psychology. Her current research focuses on appreciation (including gratitude, among other components), with emphasis on fine-tuning its conceptualization and measurement and on its identifying its causes and consequences.... read more

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University Professor , Professor Emerita, School Psychology

Susan G. Forman, Ph.D., is a University Professor at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey. She has served as Chair of the Department of Applied Psychology, and Director of Clinical Training for the School Psychology Program in the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology,... read more

DrJenFoster
Assistant Teaching Professor, School Psychology Department, Director of Multi-Tiered Systems of Support (MTSS) Programs

Dr. Jennifer Foster is an Assistant Teaching Professor and Director of the Multi-Tiered Systems of Support (MTSS) Programs in the Graduate School of... read more

Office: Psychology, A345
Phone: 848.445.3957
Todd
Associate Research Professor

Dr. Glover is an educational psychologist and Associate Research Professor in the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology at Rutgers University with approximately 20 years of research experience in the areas of multi-tiered student supports (MTSS), behavioral consultation, school-... read more

Office: 41 Gordon Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854
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Associate Dean of Administration & Faculty Affairs, GSAPP, Director, GSAPP’s Applied and Academic Autism Services , Executive Director, Douglass Developmental Disabilities Center

Lara Delmolino is a Clinical Professor at the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey and serves as the Executive Director of the Douglass Developmental Disabilities Center. Dr. Delmolino earned her doctorate in... read more

Office: Dean's Office, A315
Phone: 848-445-3831
VanessaBal
Karmazin and Lillard Chair in Adult Autism, Associate Professor, Director, GSAPP LifeSPAN ASD Lab & RCAAS-Psychological Services Clinic, Co-Director of Research, Rutgers Center for Adult Autism Services

Dr. Vanessa H. Bal earned her M.Sc. in neuroscience from the University of Oxford and her Ph.D. in psychology from the University of Michigan. She also completed her clinical psychology internship at the University of Michigan and a postdoc in human genetics at the University of California, San... read more

Office: Nelson D311 and the RCAAS-Psychological Services Clinic
Phone: 848-445-2300
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Professor, Applied Emeritus Faculty, Professor Emeritus

Cary Cherniss is a core faculty member in the APA/NASP approved School Psychology program.  He studies the role of emotional intelligence in the workplace and is the author of Promoting Emotional Intelligence in Organizations (ASTD Press) and The Emotionally Intelligent Workplace (Jossey-Bass).... read more

cruz
Assistant Teaching Professor, Department of Applied Psychology

Dr. Yulema Cruz received an PhD in Education with a concentration in Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) from Nova Southeastern University. She is also a Board Certified Behavior Analyst-Doctoral with 20 years of experience in the field. Her academic interests include ethics and supervision in ABA,... read more

Office: NH-D309
deshais
Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Psychology

Meghan A. Deshais, Ph.D., BCBA-D is an assistant professor in the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology at Rutgers University. She earned her doctorate in the experimental analysis of behavior from the University of Florida in 2018. Prior to joining the faculty at Rutgers, she... read more

Office: Nelson
Dibello
Assistant Professor in the Center of Alcohol & Substance and Applied Psychology Department

Dr. Angelo DiBello is an Assistant Professor in the Center of Alcohol & Substance Use Studies and GSAPP's Applied Psychology department , an Adjunct Assistant Professor at Brown University, and is the Director... read more

Office: SMH 213
Peter J Economou
Director, Organizational Psychology Programs, Assistant Professor, Applied Psychology Department

Peter J. Economou Ph.D., ABPP is the director of the Organizational Psychology (OP) PsyD program, and he is the director of behavioral health and wellness for Rutgers University Athletics. Dr. Pete was trained in counseling... read more

Office: Nelson D323
Phone: 848-445-9395
Julia Iannaccone
Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice in the Applied Department, Director of the Intensive Outpatient Clinic, Rutgers Center for Adult Autism Services (RCAAS)

Julia Iannaccone, Ph.D., BCBA-D, LABA, is a licensed psychologist who has worked in the field of autism and Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) for over 15 years, providing evidence-based services in inpatient, outpatient, school, consultative, and adult service settings. She received her Master’s... read more

kahng
Associate Professor, Chair, Department of Applied Psychology, Director of Academic Programs in Autism and ABA, Co-Director of Research, Rutgers Center for Adult Autism Services

SungWoo Kahng is an associate professor in the Department of Applied Psychology at Rutgers University and director of academic programs in autism and Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA(. Prior to his current position, he was an associate professor at the University of Missouri (MU), where he was... read more

Office: Nelson, D315
Phone: 848-445-8131
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Clinical Professor

Robert H. LaRue, Ph.D., BCBA-D is a Clinical Professor at the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology at Rutgers University. He earned a dual doctorate in biological and school psychology from Louisiana State University in 2002. He completed his predoctoral internship with the... read more

Phone: 848-932-4500