Soye Zaid-Muhammad

Adjunct Lecturer


25 Broadway


7th Floor


(212) 925-6625


(212) 925-0963

Soye Zaid-Muhammad


Soye is a member of Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society, Psi Chi National Honor Society in Psychology, the Golden Key National Honor Society, and the City College Alumni Association. He is a past student affiliate of the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP), and the American Psychological Association (APA, Division 1-Society of General Psychology).


Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D.) - School-Clinical Child Psychology – Pace University

Master of Science and Education (M.S.Ed.) – School Psychology – Pace University

Master of Arts (M.A.)  General Psychology (CCNY)

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Psychology/Liberal Arts (CCNY-CWE) [Summa Cum Laude]

Advanced certificate in Educational Leadership and Administration- School Building Leader- College of Saint Rose.

Advanced certificate in Educational Leadership and Administration- School District Leader- College of Saint Rose.

NYS Certified School Psychologist (2008)

NJ Certified School Psychologist (2012)

National Certification in School Psychology (2012)


Completed a Clinical Psychology training rotation at St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital Center, and recently served on a number of NIMH and NCI-sponsored research projects at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.

Courses Taught

  • Community Psychology (PSY 35704)
  • Organizational Behavior (PSY 26904)
  • Psychology in the Modern World (PSY 10204)
  • Psychological Testing (PSY 31644)
  • Psychology of Work (PSY 23904)
  • Social Psychology (PSY 24704)

Research Interests

Clinical interests include personality and IQ assessment, the diagnoses and treatment of nonverbal learning disabilities in school-aged children, and psychological resilience among at-risk youth. His research interests include mental health service needs of families impacted by HIV/AIDS; HIV+ African-American male caregivers’ perceptions and concerns about life events affecting their children; cancer prevention; and cancer survivorship.