Richard De Lisi


Richard De Lisi is a university professor of educational psychology at the Graduate School of Education at Rutgers University. Having joined the faculty in 1976, Richard has more than 20 years of experience as a formal leader at Rutgers as department chair, graduate program director, and dean of the Graduate School of Education from 2003 to 2014.

He is a developmental psychologist who has investigated cognitive development and sex-related differences in academic achievement. Richard’s most recent scholarly interests pertain to leadership, excellence, and accountability for student learning and development in higher education.

Author's Books

A Guide for Leaders in Higher Education

Core Concepts, Competencies, and Tools