University of Mississippi

Stefan E. Schulenberg

Dr. Schulenberg

Dr. Schulenberg

Professor, Clinical Psychology
Director, Clinical Disaster Research Center

Office: 203 Kinard Hall
Phone: (662) 915-3518 | Fax: (662) 915-5398 | sschulen@olemiss.edu

Curriculum Vitae
Bio

Education:
Ph.D., University of South Dakota, 2001
M.A., University of South Dakota, 1998
B.A., University of Houston, 1995

Research Areas:

Meaning/life purpose:

  • Viktor Frankl’s Logotherapy
  • Positive psychology
  • Meaning and psychopathology
    • Serious mental illness
    • Suicidality
    • Meaning-enhanced cognitive-behavioral therapy
  • Meaning and mindfulness
  • Meaning and health-promoting behaviors
  • Meaning’s utility in different contexts
    • Veteran populations
    • Forensic environments

Disaster mental health:

  • Disaster mental health response – Training and effectiveness
  • Disaster preparedness
  • Positive psychology and disaster mental health
    • Meaning
    • Resilience
    • Posttraumatic growth
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Psychological assessment:

  • Positive psychological assessment
  • Test construction and validation

Courses Taught:
PSY 311 – Abnormal psychology
PSY 327 – Psychology and law
PSY 417 – Disasters and mental health
PSY 420 – Special topics (research team)
PSY 430 – Positive Psychology
PSY 610 – Cognitive assessment (graduate)