Faculty and Research Interests

For detailed information on individual faculty research, publications, grant funding and laboratories please go to each faculty member's website.

Name

College

Research Focus

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Carmichael, Cheryl

Brooklyn

Impact of close relationship processes (e.g., support provision and receipt in the context of positive and negative events) on short- and long-term health and well-being among healthy, at-risk, and diagnosed populations; Social regulation of affect.

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Chacko, Anil

Queens

Development of effective, engaging, and efficient prevention, intervention and service delivery models for youth at-risk for or affected with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and related Disruptive Behavior Disorders (e.g., Oppositional and Conduct Disorders).

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Dennis, Tracy

Hunter

Affective neuroscience of emotion; Emotion regulation; Mood/anxiety disorders

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Erblich, Joel

Hunter

Cognitive and biobehavioral factors in addiction; Nicotine dependence; Smoking cessation

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Golub, Sarit

Hunter

HIV prevention; Risk perception and decision-making; Impact of chronic illness on identity

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Goodwin, Renee

Queens

Interrelationships between a) anxiety/mood disorders and physical health problems; b) anxiety/mood disorders and cigarette smoking /nicotine dependence over the life course and across generations; Integrated interventions for comorbid physical-mental health problems.

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Hoyt, Michael

Hunter

Biobehavioral processes related to adjustment and coping with chronic illness; Emotion regulation; Cancer survivorship; Gender; Evidence-based intervention

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Mennin, Doug

Hunter

Emotions and emotion regulation in understanding and treating anxiety and mood disorders; Worry; Psychophysiology; Biomechanisms of treatment

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Miranda, Regina

Hunter

Cognition and suicidal behavior; Rumination and hopelessness-related cognitions; Experimental psychopathology

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Parsons, Jeffrey

Hunter

HIV/AIDS, sexual health, substance use and abuse; LGBT health; Behavioral interventions

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Reigada, Laura

Brooklyn

Identification and treatment of anxiety and depression in children and adolescents; Treatment of chronically ill youth with disease-specific anxiety; Dissemination of evidence-based treatments; Cognitive processes in treatment change

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Revenson, Tracey

Graduate Center

Stress and coping; Psychosocial adjustment to illness; Gender and health

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Rosario, Margaret

City

Psychosocial processes that influence health and adaptational functioning of populations at extreme risk for poor health; Identifying factors that influence poor health and intervene between the hypothesized causes and effects

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Walder, Deborah

Brooklyn

Neurodevelopment and risk for mental health disorders such as schizophrenia and depression, with consideration of stress, hormones and sex differences.

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Weierich, Mariann

Hunter

Neurobiological and behavioral mechanisms underlying stress and stress-related disorders

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