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Sue Farruggia, Ph.D.

Assistant Vice Chancellor for Assessment and Planning, Student Affairs

Email:

spf@uic.edu

About

RESEARCH INTERESTS/AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • adult influence on student success and development within a cultural perspective
  • the influence of universities and colleges, faculty, parents, important non-parental adults (VIPs), mentors and transition coaches on the development of academic achievement and well-being
  • translational research to identify areas for change and create/facilitate/test evidence-based intervention and prevention initiatives.

 

EDUCATION

2006 University of California, Irvine
Ph.D. Developmental Psychology; minor: Quantitative Analysis & Research Methods
1998 California State University, Northridge
M.A. Community-Clinical Psychology
1992 Saint Mary’s College of Minnesota
B.A. Psychology; minors: Anthropology, Theater