Joe Cuseo holds a doctoral degree in Educational Psychology and Assessment from the University of Iowa and is currently Professor Emeritus of Psychology. He’s a 14-time recipient of the “faculty member of the year award” on his home campus—a student-driven award based on effective teaching and academic advising, a recipient of the “Outstanding First-Year Student Advocate Award” from the National Resource Center for The First-Year Experience and Students in Transition, and a recipient of the “Diamond Honoree Award” from the American College Personnel Association (ACPA) for contributions made to student development and the Student Affairs profession.
Currently, Joe serves as a workshop facilitator and educational consultant for colleges and universities, including AVID for Higher Education—a non-profit organization whose mission is to promote the college access and success of underserved student populations. He has delivered hundreds of campus workshops and conference presentations across North America, as well as Europe, Asia, Australia, and the Middle East.
Joe has authored numerous articles and books on student learning and development, the most recent of which are:
- Student-Faculty Engagement: Research & Practice
- Thriving in College and Beyond: Research-Based Strategies for Academic Success & Personal Development
- Humanity, Diversity, & The Liberal Arts: The Foundation of a College Education
- Peer-to-Peer Leadership: Transforming Student Culture.