Donna Roberts

Associate Professor, College of Arts & Sciences; Department Chair, Social Sciences & Economics
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Dr. Donna Roberts is an Associate Professor and Department Chair for Social Sciences and Economics in the College of Arts & Sciences. She is an active fellow of the Royal Society of the Arts and a member of the ERAU Jack R. Hunt Society. Donna has been with Embry-Riddle since 2003 and held positions including Dean of Academic Affairs-International Region, Regional Associate Dean-European Region, Center Faculty Chair-Northern Italy, Discipline Chair of Sociology & Psychology and the Associate Discipline Chair of Social Sciences and Economics. 

Dr. Roberts' research interests encompass various areas of psychology and education, including personality, consumer psychology, media psychology, generational studies, learning styles and the intersection between psychology and the arts. 

Dr. Roberts resides in Europe. In her free time she enjoys writing, traveling, reading, and quilting. She is an avid supporter of human and animal rights.


  • Ph.D. - Doctor of Philosophy in PSY: General Psychology, Northcentral University
  • M.A.S. - Master of Aeronautical Science in Aeronautical Science, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  • M.B.A. - Master of Business Administration in M. Bus Admin in Aviation, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  • M.Ed. - Master of Education in Education, University of Oklahoma
  • M. - Master in Hum Rel, University of Oklahoma
  • M.Ed. - Master of Education in Counseling & Personnel Services, University of Maryland System : University College
  • B.S. - Bachelor of Science in Psychology, University of Maryland System : University College
  • A.A. - Associate of Arts in Computer Studies, University of Maryland System : University College


ERAU - Dean of Academic Affairs-International Region

ERAU - Regional Associate Dean-European Region

City Colleges of Chicago – Europe - Area Manager, Mediterranean Region

City Colleges of Chicago – Europe – Faculty, Social Sciences

City Colleges of Chicago – Europe - Course Production Specialist

University of Oklahoma - Field Office Manager

Metric Systems Corporation - United States Air Force (USAFE) Rangeless Interim Training System (URITS) Technical Specialist

University of Maryland - Field Office Manager


Member, ERAU Jack R. Hunt Society

Member, ERAU Legacy Society

Member ERAU Eagle Society

Fellow, The Royal Society of the Arts

Fellow, The Behavioral International Economic Development Society (BIED)

Fellow, Awesome Foundation

Fellow, Wiki Education




  • Aircraft Accident Prevention and Investigation Certificate
  • Certificate in Consumer Psychology
  • Global Brand Management Certificate
  • Southern Association of College and University Business Officers (SACUBO) Professional Development Certificate
  • Blackboard Catalyst Award Exemplary Course - Award for Outstanding Course Development - HUMN 400 - Science and Aviation/Aerospace Technology in Society
  • College of Arts & Sciences Faculty of the Year Award
  • Embry-Riddle European Region Faculty of the Year Award
  • Verlag Kovac Publishing Grant
  • The Awesome Foundation Grant