Core Faculty

Core Faculty

Program Coordinator James Wulach is a clinical psychologist and attorney. He is past President of the New Jersey Psychological Association and a past President of the New Jersey Academy of Psychologists. He is a past Chair of the Committee on Professional Practices and Standards of the American Psychological Association.  Dr. Wulach is the author of the books, Law & Mental Health Professionals:  New Jersey and Law & Mental Health Professionals:  New York, both published by the American Psychological Association.  He is the author of 30 articles published in scientific and professional journals, and lectures widely.

The more than 35 full-time faculty members of the Psychology Department offer a unique blend of expertise in research, scholarship, and teaching. Our adjunct faculty are often actively working in the forensic counseling psychology field. A number of our faculty members have both law degrees and PhDs. Several have extensive experience as clinicians in forensic units of hospitals, in family court, or as consultants to police departments.

Among their interests are dangerousness, screening criminal justice applicants, jury and eyewitness research, insanity defense evaluations, child custody, the consequences of early childhood victimization, hostage negotiations, informed consent, group dynamics and cults, women and crime, delinquency, brainwashing, violence, and multicultural issues. Most have published significant articles and/or books on these and many other topics.

For more information about any of our faculty, view their faculty profiles here.

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