Robert Linsalato, MA

Assistant Professor and Director, Professional Undergraduate Online Psychology, Department of Psychology

Phone: (626) 815-6000
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Since joining the Azusa Pacific University faculty in 2008, Robert Linsalato, MA, has taught a variety of courses in the Department of Psychology. He also has led Disciple Groups and participated in various student activities. Prior to APU he held faculty and academic leadership positions, including social science department chair and dean of students, in various institutions of higher education. Linsalato has served on accreditation committees, helping with the successful accreditation of a college and private Christian school in Pasadena, California, by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. He is also facilitating curriculum development for a new private high school in Temecula, California. For the last 6 years he has held leadership positions with Boy Scouts of America and has received citations from the California Senate and United States House of Representatives for community involvement.


  • MA, Psychology, Pepperdine University
  • BA, Psychology, California State Polytechnic University

Academic Areas

  • School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences
    • Department of Psychology

Courses Taught

  • PSYC 110 – General Psych
  • PSYC 290 – Human Growth & Development
  • PSYC 295 – Social Psych
  • PSYC 299 – Applied Statistics
  • PSYC 340 – History of Psych
  • PSYC 345 – Psych of Child and Adolescent Development
  • PSYC 385 – Health Psych
  • PSYC 400 – Cultural Psych
  • PSYC 450 – Counseling
  • PSYC 485 – Stress & Coping