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Alexander W. Fietzer

Assistant Professor

1026 Hunter West



Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, 2002

Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, 2008

Doctor of Philosophy in Counseling Psychology, Fordham University, 2013


COCO 709 Research Methodology in Counseling

COCO 708 Measurement and Appraisal

COUNM 716 Foundations in Mental Health Counseling

COUNM 717 Psychopathology and Diagnosis

COCO 719 Individual Supervision


My current research interests include multicultural counseling competency skill development, individual differences in multicultural adjustment, social justice activism, and cognitive factors influencing schizophrenia.


Fietzer, A. W., & Ponterotto, J. G. (in press). A psychometric review of instruments for social justice and advocacy attitudes. Journal for Social Action in Counseling and Psychology.

Jackson, M. A., Perolini, C. M., Fietzer, A. W., Altschuler, E., Woerner, S., & Hashimoto, N. (2011). Career-related success learning experiences of academically underachieving urban middle school students. The Counseling Psychologist, 39, 1024-1060. doi: 10.1177/0011000010397555

Ponterotto, J. G., & Fietzer, A. W. (2014). Multiculturalism and adjustment. In V. Benet-Martinez & Y. Y. Hong (Eds.) Oxford handbook of multicultural identity: Basic and applied perspectives. New York: Oxford University Press. doi: 10.1093/oxfordhb/9780199796694.013.007

Ponterotto, J. G., Fietzer, A. W., Fingerhut, E. C., Woerner, S., Stack, L., Magaldi-Dopman. D., . . . Liao, P. (2014). Development and initial score validation of the Multicultural Personality Inventory (MPI). Journal of Personality Assessment, 96, 544-558. doi: 10.1080/00223891.2013.843181

Van der Zee, K., Van Oudenhoven, J. P., Ponterotto, J. G., & Fietzer, A. W. (2013). Multicultural Personality Questionnaire: Development of a short form. Journal of Personality Assessment, 95, 118-124. doi:10.1080/00223891.2012.718302

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