Suzanna M. Rose, Ph.D.

Suzanna Rose
Founding Associate Provost
Office to Advance Women, Equity, & Diversity, Academic Affairs
Professor of Psychology & Women’s Studies
Florida International University
SISH Office, AHC1 350
11200 SW 8th St.
Miami, FL 33199
Reception: 305-348-4232
Fax: 305-348-4289
Phone: (305) 348-1975



  • Ph.D. Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, 1979
  • M.S. Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, 1975
  • B.S. Psychology, University of Pittsburgh, 1970

Research Interests

  • Romantic relationships, sexuality, and friendship
  • Sexual orientation, bias crimes, and domestic violence
  • Women’s career development
  • International issues in Women’s Studies

Professional Experience

  • Founding Associate Provost, Office to Advance Women, Equity, & Diversity, Academic Affairs, FIU, 2016-present
  • Founding Director, School of Integrated Science & Humanity, 2011-2015
  • Professor, Department of Psychology & Women’s Studies, Florida International University, 2000-present
  • Senior Associate Dean for the Sciences, College of Arts & Sciences, 2008-2010
  • Chair, Department of Psychology, Florida International University, 2004-2007 (dual appointment as Director of Women’s Studies)
  • Director, Women’s Studies Center and Professor of Psychology, Florida International University, 2000-2007
  • Director, Women’s Studies Program, Univ. of Missouri-St. Louis, 1983-84;87-90;91-92
  • Professor, Psychology and Women’s Studies, University of Missouri-St. Louis, 1980-2000 (all ranks)

Selected Professional Experience

  • Executive Committee, Society for the Psychology of Women/Div 35, American Psychological Association, 2014-2016

Editorial Positions Held

  • Distinguished Reviewer, Psychology of Women Quarterly, 2009-present
  • Editorial Board, Sex Roles: A Journal of Research, 2002-present
  • Editorial Board, International Journal for Women and Gender Research, 2007-present
  • Editorial Board, Women’s Forum (Research Journal, Univ. of Sindh, Pakistan), 2007-present
  • Editorial Board, Contemporary Perspectives on Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Psychology, American Psychological Association 2001-2007
  • Editorial Board, Journal of Lesbian Studies, 2002-2006
  • Consulting Editor, Psychology of Women Quarterly, 1999-2003
  • Editorial Board, Women and Therapy, 1998-2002
  • Editorial Board, Group and Organization Studies, 1986-89