Educated at Princeton University, The Albert Einstein College of Medicine, The University of Wisconsin, the National Institute of Mental Health, and The Baltimore-DC Institute for Psychoanalysis, Dr. Stephen Sonnenberg is currently Fellow-in-Residence, The Humanities Institute, The University of Texas at Austin College of Liberal Arts; Adjunct Professor, School of Architecture, The University of Texas at Austin; Adjunct Professor, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Medical School Department of Psychiatry; Clinical Professor, Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Houston, Texas; and Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine, Bethesda, Maryland.
His research interests focus on the points of intersection between psychoanalysis and other areas of scholarly inquiry. His subjects of study include war, violence, decision-making, architecture and design, psychic trauma and post traumatic psychological disorders, addiction and the treatment of addiction, and education and effective teaching methods.
Dr. Sonnenberg serves on numerous editorial boards and peer review panels of leading journals in the fields of psychiatry and psychoanalysis, has contributed scholarly articles to the leading journals in those fields, is the co-author of a textbook of psychodynamic psychotherapy, and the co-author of chapters in important textbooks of psychiatry.
Sponsored by: Institute for Historical Studies in the Department of History; Center for European Studies