Loyola University Chicago

School of Education

Faculty and Staff Directory

Pesce, Rosario C.

Title/s: Clinical Assistant Professor;
Coordinator of Clinical Training - School Psychology

Specialty Area: School Psychology

Office #: Lewis Towers, #1149, WTC

Phone: 312.915.6864

E-mail: rpesce@luc.edu

CV Link: Pesce-CV


Ph.D. Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL

Program Areas

  • School Psychology

Research Interests

  • School Crisis Prevention and Intervention
  • Violence Prevention

Professional & Community Affiliations

  • National Association of School Psychologists, School Safety and Crisis Response Committee
  • Illinois School Psychologists Association, Governing Board
  • American Psychological Association
  • Illinois Children's Mental Health Partnership, School Age Policies and Practices Committee
  • Cicero Youth Task Force Safety Committee
  • Prevention Partnership, Board of Advisors

Courses Taught

  • CIEP 461/463 School Psychology Practicum
  • CIEP 546 School Psychology Specialty Practicum


  • Illinois School Psychologists Association Life Member Award, 2015
  • Illinois School Psychologists Association Presidents Award, 2010

Selected Publications

  • Brock, S. E., Nickerson, A. B., Reeves, M. A., Conolly-Wilson, C., Jimerson, S. R., Pesce, R. C., Lazzaro, B. R. (under contract) School Crisis  Prevention and Intervention: The PREPaRE Model (2nd. ed). Bethesda, MD:  National Association of School Psychologists.