Richard F Rakos, Ph.D.
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 Title: Associate Dean and Professor
 Dept: College of Sciences and Health Professions, Dean's Office
 Office: SR 353
 Phone: 216-687-5580
 Fax: 216-687-5549
 Email: R.RAKOS@csuohio.edu
 Address: 2121 Euclid Ave. SR 353, Cleveland, OH 44115

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Education:
Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, Kent State University, 1978
M.A., Clinical Psychology, Kent State University, 1975
B.A., Psychology, SUNY Stony Brook, 1972
 
Brief Bio:
Research and teaching interests in Clinical training, behavior analysis and modification, ethics and values in therapy, and psychology and the law. Maintain a part-time private practice in clinical psychology since 1981.
 
Research Interests:
Free will and determinism; assertiveness training
 
Teaching Areas:
Clinical training; personality psychology; abnormal psychology
 
Professional Affiliations:
" American Association of Applied and Preventive Psychology
" American Psychological Association (Fellow)
             Division 25 (APA) - Experimental Analysis of Behavior
             Division 41 (APA) - Law & Psychology
" Association for Psychological Science
" Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy
" Association for Behavior Analysis
" Behaviorists for Social Responsibility
 
Professional Experience:
* University Ombudsperson, CSU, January 2006 - November 2010
* Associate Dean
College of Arts and Sciences, Cleveland State University
1999 -- 2004
* Professor
Dept. of Psychology, Cleveland State University
1992-present
* Assistant Professor (1978-1984)
Department of Psychology
Cleveland State University
* Associate Professor (1984-1992)
Department of Psychology
Cleveland State University
* Adjunct Professor
Fall 1987, 1989, 1990; Spring 1992
Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
Cleveland State University
* Ohio Licensed Psychologist (1981)
 
University Service:
" Self-Study Committee, Department of Psychology, 2007  2008.
" Chair, Clinical Faculty Search Committee, Psychology Department, 2006-2008.
" ECN Program Review Committee (Fall 2006  Spring 2007).
" Strategic Planning Committee, Department of Psychology, Fall 2005.
" University Ethical Purchasing Policy Committee, September 2005  present.
" Faculty Lecture Series, 2000  present.
" BGES Program Review Committee (Fall 2005  Spring 2006).
" Director, Clinical Psychology Program, August 2004 - September 2005.
 
Professional Service:
" Advisory Board, Cambridge Center for Behavioral Studies, 2001 - present
" Editorial Board member, Law and Human Behavior, January 2000 - present; Reviewer, Law and Human Behavior (1993-1999)
" Associate Editor, Behavior and Social Issues, January 1994 - present
" Program Coordinator: Ethical, Legal, and Social Issues Area, Association for Behavior Analysis annual convention, 1994 - 2004.
" Editorial Board member, The Behavior Analyst, January, 1989 - December 1991; January 1994-1997.
" Guest reviewer: Journal of Behavioral Decision Making, 2006; Journal of Applied and Social Psychology, 2001; Research on Social Work Practice, 1992, Journal of Behavioral Decision Making, 2006.
" Institutional Review Board, St. Lukes Hospital, Cleveland, Aug. 1990 - 1996.
" Editor, Behavior and Social Issues, January 1990 - December 1993
" Publications Committee, Cambridge Center for Behavioral Studies, September 1990 - December 1993.
" Editor, Behaviorists for Social Action Journal/Behavior Analysis and Social Action, May 1982 - December 1989.
 
Research Grants:
PI: Professional Science Masters Planning Grant, Council of Graduate Schools, 2004, $6,000