Dr. Lilienfeld research explores the causes and assessment of personality disorders (especially psychopathic personality) and personality traits; personality assessment (e.g., the validity of projective techniques); psychiatric classification and diagnosis; pseudoscience and clinical psychology; evidence-based clinical practice; scientific thinking and its application to psychology; philosophy of science and psychology.
Dr. Lilienfeld received his B.A. in Psychology from Cornell University in 1982 and his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from the University of Minnesota in 1990. He completed his clinical internship at Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania from 1986-1987. He was assistant professor in the Department of Psychology at SUNY Albany from 1990 to 1994, and has been a faculty member in the Department of Psychology at Emory since 1994.
Minnesota Undergraduate Psychology Conference (MUPC):
MUPC took place on Saturday, April 25th at Macalester College. This conference provides an opportunity for undergraduate psychology students in Minnesota to present their research as well as hear about other students’ projects. A number of our psychology majors presented research at the conference this year, here are a few photos from the event: