Outstanding Young Alumna
Alyssa Dietz, PhD, received her master’s in Clinical Psychology from the University of Central Florida in 2012 and her PhD in Psychology in 2016. Dr. Dietz was honored this past fall by the UCF Alumni
Association’s 30 Under 30 awards program recognizing outstanding young alumni who strive for greatness in their
professional and personal lives.
Dr. Dietz has continued her passion for psychology
that developed during her time at the UCF and
currently works as a tenure-track Assistant Professor at Penn State University
– York. The University of Central Florida’s Psychology Department’s primary
mission, is to provide quality education to its students. At the graduate
levels, classroom instruction is liberally supplemented with practice,
internships, research experiences, and other activities that teach the skills
of the profession. The psychology department and programs that Dr. Dietz
experienced at UCF have shaped her perspective and provided her with
opportunities to further her career.
Dr. Dietz continues to grow her professional experience
with stops at Washington D.C. Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Baltimore
Veterans Medical Center and the University Of Maryland School Of Medicine.
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Posted on 1/6/2017 10:48:56 AM in Student Spotlight.