Catherine C. Schifter, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Psychological Studies in Education

Ritter Annex 202
1301 Cecil B. Moore Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19122-6091
phone/fax: (215) 204-3477 / (215) 204-1414


Ph.D. in Educational Leadership, University of Pennsylvania

Areas of Professional Interest
  • Research Methodology and Design
  • Clinical, basic science, applied and qualitative research
  • Professional socialization.
  • Transition from academic to clinical environments
  • Distance teaching/learning
Recent Scholarship

Infusing computers into the classroom: Continuous practice improvement. (2008) Hershey, PA: IGI Global.

The distance education evolution: Issues and case studies. (2004) Edited by Dominique Monolescu, Catherine Schifter, and Linda Greenwood. Hershey, PA: Idea Group, Inc.

Faculty Participation in Distance Education Programs. In Howard, C., Boettcher, J., Justine, L., Schenk, K., Rogers, P.L., and Berg, G.A. (Eds.). (2005) Encyclopedia of Distance Education. Hershey, PA: Idea Group, Inc.