Chair, Department of Psychology
Dr. D. Joye Swan received her Ph.D. in Applied Social Psychology from Claremont Graduate University. Her areas of expertise are applied research on sexual risk-taking, intimate relationships, and political influence. She writes a monthly column in Psychology Today called “Up Close and Personal” focusing on sexuality and intimacy. Dr. Swan was a 2016 recipient of a summer academy fellowship from the International Society of Political Psychology. Her forthcoming book, Understanding Bisexuality: Theories, Research, and Recommendations for the Invisible Sexuality (in press), is co-edited with her former student Shani Habibi.
Dr. Swan’s most recent research publications are:
PhD, Applied Social Psychology, Claremont Graduate School
MA, Social Psychology, Claremont Graduate School
BA, Psychology, California State University, Northridge