Dr. Emily Sweitzer
Professor, California University of Pennsylvania
Dr. Emily Sweitzer is Professor of Sociology: Social Deviance Concentration. She is also the Director of Liberal Studies and the Coordinator of the Social Deviance Program in Sociology. She is a nationally certified school psychologist and is certified as a K-12 principal.
She has been employed as a family therapist, school psychologist and assistant principal prior to coming to Cal U. She has completed a post-baccalaureate certificate in forensic science and law and is a graduate of Violent Behavior 1, a specialized and invited training offered by former and retired members of the Behavioral Science Unit of the FBI. She has published several book chapters, is the author of Developing social interest within conduct-disordered adolescents: An Adlerian Approach and has published articles and newletters pertaining to child behavioral development, ethical development, and decision making.
In 2007, Dr. Sweitzer was awarded the Presidential Faculty Award for Teaching.
Dr. Sweitzer appeared on WPIX-TV's "Target 11 Investigates: School Safety Reports and is a psychological and socio-cultural consultant to the television programs, Bones, CSI, Blacklist, Rosewood, Lucifer and Backstrom, as well as a master trainer for Cops and Kids, A Fred Rogers Foundation Program.