Tim Balliett, Ph.D.

Tim Balliett, Ph.D. is the University Ethics Officer in the Office of Ethics and Compliance at The Pennsylvania State University. In his role as Ethics Officer, he works with administrators, faculty, staff, and students to develop, implement, and support programs and policies involving the University’s ethics, values, and culture.

Dr. Balliett is also an Affiliate Assistant Professor of Education in the College of Education. His previous positions at Penn State include Assistant Professor of Education in the Department of Educational Psychology, Counseling, and Special Education, and Instructor in the former Office of Pre-Service Teaching Experiences, both in the College of Education. He also worked as an Academic Adviser at World Campus and in the former First-Year Testing, Counseling, and Advising Program in the Division of Undergraduate Studies, University Park. In addition, he helped develop and lead child abuse mandated reporter training as a member of the Employee Education Initiative Team in the Office of Human Resources. Dr. Balliett previously served in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Erie in parish and education ministries.

Dr. Balliett earned a B.A. in Psychology and Social Sciences with secondary education teaching certification at Gannon University, Erie, a S.T.B. and M.Div. at St. Mary’s Seminary & University, Baltimore, and a M.S. and Ph.D. in Educational Psychology at Penn State.

University Ethics Officer
Focus: University Ethics
212 Rider Building