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Syracuse University Falk College


Ellen deLara

Ph.D., LCSW-R., ACSW, BCD Associate Professor Emerita

In addition to her research on childhood bullying, Dr. deLara was a Postdoctoral Fellow at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY where she conducted research with Dr. James Garbarino on child maltreatment at home and at school.


Ph.D., Educational Psychology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

M.S.W., Master of Social Work, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY

Bachelor of Science, Human Development and Family Studies, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY


Childhood bullying, adolescent development, school violence.