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Robert J. Pellegrini

Pellegrini, Robert J.

Emeritus Faculty,  Psychology
Professor Emeritus,  Psychology

Additional Contact Information

Phone Number(s)
(408) 924-5600

Areas of Expertise: Sustainability, Terrorism

Willing to be a media source Media Source   Willing to be a speaker Speaker   Willing to be a collaborative researcher Collaborative Researcher


  • Ph.D., Psychology
    Univ Of Denver, Colorado, United States, 1968
  • Master of Arts, Psychology
    Univ Of Denver, Colorado, United States, 1966
  • Bachelor of Arts, Psychology
    Clark Univ, Massachusetts, United States, 1963

Expertise Summary

Area of expertise: IDENTITY

(1) How it develops.

(2) How it impacts the way people think, perceive the world, feel, and act.

(3) How it shapes human destiny for better or worse, for good or evil.

(4) How it changes.

(5) How it can be changed.

(6) Why the survival of America's democracy as well as all life on this planet depends upon changes in identity.


Available for talks, workshops, and expert witness testimony.

Have laptop. Will travel.