David Rivera

Associate Professor & Advisor, Queens College-City University of New York & The Steve Fund

    Dr. David P. Rivera is an associate professor of counselor education at Queens College-City University of New York. Dr. Rivera’s research and practice focuses on cultural competency development and his co-edited book, Microaggression Theory: Influence and Implications, was released in 2019. He holds leadership roles with the American Psychological Association, The Steve Fund, the Council for Opportunity in Education, CLAGS: Center for LGBTQ Studies, and EVERFI’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Advisory Board. He has received multiple recognitions for his work from the American Psychological Association, the American College Counseling Association, and the American College Personnel Association.