Chicago, June 15 /PRNewswire/ — The American School of Psychology at Argosy University, Chicago Professor and University Fellow Neal Rubin, Ph.D., ABPP, has been elected president of The American Psychological Association’s (APA) Division of International Psychology (Division 52). He will serve as president-elect in 2011 and president in 2012.
Division 52 seeks to develop a psychological science and practice that is contextually informed, culturally inclusive, serves the public interest, and promotes global perspectives within and outside of APA. Division 52 represents the interest of all psychologists who foster international connections among psychologists, engage in multicultural research or practice, apply psychological principles to the development of public policy, or are otherwise concerned with individual and group consequences of global events.
Dr. Rubin graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Northwestern University and obtained his M.A. and Ph.D. degrees from the Committee on Human Development, Department of Behavioral Sciences at the University of Chicago. Dr. Rubin has been certified as a Diplomate in Clinical Psychology by the American Board of Professional Psychology and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Clinical Psychology and the American Psychological Association.
Since 2003 Dr. Rubin has served as a Special Projects Associate of the APA’s United Nations NGO Team at UN Headquarters in New York City. He is a member of the International Council of Psychologists, the International Association of Applied Psychology Division 39 (Psychoanalysis) and the Chicago Association of Psychoanalytic Psychology. Dr. Rubin maintains a clinical practice in Chicago and Arlington Heights.
About Argosy University
Argosy University (www.argosy.edu), with 19 campus locations in 13 states and its online program, is a private academic institution dedicated to providing undergraduate and graduate degree programs to students in a supportive learning environment where academic knowledge is enriched by the acquisition of interpersonal skills vital to success. Argosy University has five colleges: Psychology and Behavioral Sciences, Business, Education, Health Sciences and Undergraduate Studies. With one of the largest communities of graduate students in the nation, Argosy University offers doctoral and master’s degree programs in Psychology, Business, Counseling and Education. The institution also offers bachelor’s degree programs in Psychology, Business, Liberal Arts and Criminal Justice. Degree level and programs offered vary by location. Argosy University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association (230 S. LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604-1413; www.ncahlc.org).