David Richardson

Core Faculty
No Specific College Affiliation
School of Interdisciplinary Undergraduate Studies
No Specific Program Affiliation

Dr. David Richardson has held a variety of positions within Walden University since 2016, including enrollment, marketing, digital events, and his current position as core faculty for the School of Interdisciplinary Undergraduate Studies. With a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Film Production from New York University and both a Master of Science and Ph.D. in Psychology (Social) from Walden University, David has blended his experiences in both areas of study to emphasize communication and persuasive messaging throughout his career. Previously, he was a founding board member for a startup non-profit and for several years ran a small private consulting firm in Maryland, where he assisted clients with leadership and organizational development.

Courses Taught

ARTS 2001 - Fundamentals of Photographic Arts

PSYC 1001 - Introduction to Psychology


PhD, Walden University

MS, Walden University

BFA, New York University


Banerjee, S., Richardson, D. R. (2021). Connection between Heart Failure, Diabetes, and Overall Mortality in Individuals with Suicidal Ideation: Findings from a Nationally Representative Study. American Heart Journal