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Harold Takooshian

Professor of Psychology and Urban StudiesHarold Takooshian Profile Photo
Director of the Organizational Leadership Program
Curriculum Vitae


Lincoln Center Campus: Leon Lowenstein, Room 609I
Phone: 212-636-6393

FIRST: Fordham Institute for Research, Service, Teaching

Summer 2020: Urban Psychology


  • 1971 BA in Sociology/ Psychology, City College of New York (Barbara Snell Dohrenwend, Honors mentor)
  • 1979 PhD in Social-Personality Psychology, City University of New York (Stanley Milgram, mentor)


Applying behavioral research to social issues, including:

  • Industrial-Organizational psychology
  • Law & psychology
  • Urban psychology
  • Social psychology
  • Psychometrics
  • Student excellence
  • International psychology
  • Introduction to general psychology


Harold Takooshian completed his PhD in Psychology in 1979 at CUNY with Stanley Milgram. He is a teacher, researcher, and consultant since 1975, applying behavioral science to social issues.