Working together, Derner students, faculty and alumni are changing the field of psychology.
An author and professor who has worked at the highest tiers of business and economics in the United States and India, Gita Surie, Ph.D., believes an innovative and creative mind will overcome any obstacle.
“My first year when I was given an assignment, I’d think, ‘I can’t do this,’” she said. “Now I know I can do whatever I am presented with.”
A poet and former Adelphi adjunct professor, she has been chosen as 2012 Stegner Fellow.