Monthly Archives: May 2016

I’m Dean McKay, Professor of Psychology, and This is How I Work

For the past twenty years, I have been a Professor of Psychology at Fordham University, where I am a member of the faculty for the Doctoral Training Program in Clinical Psychology.  My substantive areas of expertise are the anxiety disorders, obsessive-compulsive and related disorders, and the role of disgust in psychopathology. I oversee a lab, the […]

I’m Miranda Olff, Professor of Psychiatry, and This is How I Work

Dr. Miranda Olff is Professor (Chair: ‘Neurobiological mechanisms of prevention and treatment in trauma and PTSD’) in the field of psychotrauma. Her research focuses on the psychological and biological responses to (traumatic) stress and (early) interventions. She promotes Open Access and started the European Journal of Psychotraumatology (EJPT). She is the immediate past president of the […]

I’m Jean Beckham, Professor of Psychiatry, and This is How I Work

Dr. Jean Beckham is Professor and Division Director of Behavioral Medicine (with 50 faculty) in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Duke University Medical Center. She also serves as a VA Research Career Scientist and staff clinical psychologist for the Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Clinical Team at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina. Her […]

I’m Todd Kashdan, Professor of Psychology, and This is How I Work

We interviewed Todd Kashdan. In the 16 years he has been conducting psychological research, he has published over 160 peer-reviewed journal articles. That is, he averages over 10 scientific journal articles per year on top of his books, workshops, keynotes, and conference presentations. And if you go on his Google Scholar page, you will note […]

I’m Yuval Neria, Professor of Medical Psychology, and This is How I Work

I’m Yuval Neria, Professor of Medical Psychology at Columbia University, Departments of Psychiatry and Epidemiology, and Director of Trauma and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Program at the New York State Psychiatric Institute (NYSPI), in New York City. My program is focused on trauma and PTSD research. My work was deeply influenced by my war experiences, […]

I’m Robert Pietrzak, Associate Professor of Psychiatry, and This is How I Work

I am an Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Yale University School of Medicine and Director of the Translational Psychiatric Epidemiology Laboratory of the Clinical Neurosciences Division of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs National Center for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder.
  My position is 100% research, so I spend most of my time writing grants and papers.  […]

I’m Michael Zvolensky, Professor of Psychology, and This is How I Work

I am a Distinguished Professor in the Department of Psychology at University of Houston and Director of the Anxiety and Health Research Laboratory and Substance Use Treatment Clinic. I also hold an appointment at MD Anderson Cancer Center. Location: Houston. Current Gig: Professor of Psychology. One word/phrase that best describes your work: Consistent. Current computer: […]