Dr. Tietze is trained as a clinician and teaches courses such as Personality Psychology, Group Dynamics, and Family Processes, a course he developed for MMC’s Psychology Department. Interested in unifying our approach to education in arts and sciences, he has also developed a course called Jazz and American Identity, and a new course, The Psychology of Music. He teaches Psychological Portraits in Literature. He has developed the Art Therapy Minor in collaboration with Professors Hallie Cohen and Millie Falcaro from MMC’s Department of Art and Art History.
B.A., Iona College
M.A., Fordham University
Ph.D., Fordham University
Served as Chair of Psychology Department, including: mentoring adjunct and new faculty, running department meetings, class observations, directing catalog changes, writing Annual Report for the department, updating Advisement Guidelines, recruiting activities, proposing new minor in Art Therapy, working with Psychology Club to sponsor jazz concerts, career development program (with Diana Nash), and Psychodrama demonstrations.