The caucus is a group of distinguished alumni from who will assist Derner Institute leaders in attracting and retaining students from historically underrepresented populations.
On November 17, 2013, a dozen alumni and faculty from the Gordon F. Derner Institute of Advanced Psychological Studies convened to re-start the Derner Minority Caucus. The caucus is a group of distinguished alumni from diverse backgrounds who will assist Derner Institute leaders in attracting and retaining students from historically underrepresented populations through recruitment, mentorship and fundraising.
Meet the Caucus Members
Has worked throughout his career to better hospitals and healthcare organizations, improve the health and well-being of the people they serve, and help preserve Harlem and African American cultural history.
Admired for her pioneering work in multicultural psychology, she is a teacher, scholar, clinician, advocate and humanitarian.
He has worked in underserved communities, primarily of color, delivering services to improve their residents’ mental health and overall quality of life throughout his career.
He is on the faculty of John Jay College of Criminal Justice and the CUNY Graduate Center. Throughout his career, he has been active as a scholar and advocate in matters related to psychology and law.