Academic Positions

Current Positions

  • Professor, Faculty of Education, Simon Fraser University
  • Affiliate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of British Columbia
  • Faculty and Supervisor, William Alanson White Institute of Psychiatry, Psychoanalysis and Psychology, New York
  • Faculty and Supervisor, Institute of Contemporary Psychoanalysis, Los Angeles
  • Associate Member, Institute for the Humanities, Simon Fraser University
  • Associate Member, Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University

Past Positions

Before coming to Simon Fraser University I was Assistant Clinical Professor of Medical Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeon. I previously taught at a number of different universities, including in the Department of Psychology at New School University, the Department of Psychology at Long Island University, the Department of Philosophy and Religion at Northeastern University, and the History of Science Department at Harvard University.

In addition, I have direct K-12 teaching experience, having taught grades 5, 8, 9, 11 and 12 for a period of three years at Saint Ann’s School in Brooklyn, New York.