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Clinical Science Alumni

For decades our program has produced world-class clinical scholars who now hold leading research and administrative positions at academic institutions throughout the country. Our recent graduates have obtained post-doctoral appointments at some of the most prestigious programs such as the University of Minnesota, UCLA, and the University of Pittsburgh Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic. Our graduates also hold tenure track positions at leading universities such as the University of Michigan, the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, Emory University, and NYU. 

Below you can find a summary of where our recent alumni are today:

2019  
Alejandra Arango, Ph.D. Child and Adolescent Post-Doctoral Fellow, Michigan Medicine Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan
Hannah Clark, Ph.D. Post-Doctoral Fellow, Ascent Consultation in Health Care
Katherne Foster, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Clinical Psychology, University of Washington
Michelle Joyner, Ph.D. Psychology Fellow, VA Puget Sound, Seattle Division
Laura Miller.Ph.D. Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School
Erica Schulte, Ph.D. Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
   
2018  
Johnny Berona, Ph.D. Post-Doctoral Fellow, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Neuroscience, University of Chicago
Stefanie Block, Ph.D. Post-Doctoral Fellow, Michigan State University
Rachel Burrage, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Social Work, University of Hawaii at Manoa
Yasmin Cole-Lewis, Ph.D. Post-Doctoral Fellow, Pediatric Psychology, Texas Children's Hospital / Baylor College of Medicine
Maria Galano, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Tyler Grove, Ph.D. Psychology Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Michigan Department of Psychiatry
   
2017  
   
Adam Horwitz, Ph.D. Clinical Lecturer, University of Michigan Medical School
Jacqueline Kim, Ph.D. T32 NIMH Post-Doctoral Fellow, UCLA Department of Psychology
Ellen Waxler-McGinnis, Ph.D.
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Center for Children, Youth & Families, University of Vermont Child Psychiatry
Stefanie E. Mayer, Ph.D. Post-Doctoral Scholar, University of California, San Francisco, Dept. of Psychiatry 
   
2016  
   
Elisa Geiss, Ph.D. Lecturer, Department of Psychology, University of California, San Diego; San Marcos; Lecturer, Department of Psychology, California State University
Jennifer Goldschmied, Ph.D. Associated Faculty/Instructor, Mood & Anxiety Disorders Treatment & Research Program, Department of Psychiatry, Center for Sleep and Circadian Neurobiology, University of Pennsylvania
William Hartmann, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, University of Washington Bothell - School of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences
Savanna Mueller, Ph.D. Director of Customer Success, Ripple Science 
Lisa O'Donnell, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Wayne State University, School of Social Work
Ivan Vargas, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Arkansas - Fayetteville
   
2015  
Viktor Burlaka, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Department of Social Work, Director of Evaluation, Child Welfare Training Academy, University of Mississippi
Ewa Czyz, Ph.D. Research Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan
Dennis Wendt, Ph.D. Assistant Professor (Tenure-Track), Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology, McGill University
   
2014  
Vanessa Hus Bal, Ph.D. Associate Professor; Karmazin and Lillard Chair in Adult Autism, Department of Applied Psychology; Graduate School of Applied & Professional Psychology - Rutgers University, New Brunswick; Affiliate Faculty, Department of Psychology, Clinical Area, School of Arts and Sciences - Rutgers University, New Brunswick; Director Rutgers Center for Adult Autism Services; Psychological Services Clinic
Philip Cheng, Ph.D. Bioscientific Staff - Assistant Scientist, Sleep Disorders & Research Center, Henry Ford Hospital
Adam Grabell Assistant Professor, Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences, Family Research Scholars, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Kate Kuhlman Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology & Social Behavior, University of California Irvine; Semel Institute for Neuroscience & Human Behavior, UCLA
Debra Siegel Levine SMITREC, Post-Doctoral Fellow, VA and Psychiatry Department, University of Michigan
   
2013  
Traci M. Kennedy, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Scholar, University of Pittsburgh, Department of Psychiatry
Elma Lorenzo-Blanco, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Human Development & Family Sciences, University of Texas at Austin
Laura Miller-Graff, Ph.D. Assistant Professor or Psychology and Peace Studies, University of Notre Dame
Tova Walsh, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, School of Social Work, Rutgers 
Teresa Nguyen, Ph.D. Academic Advisor, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Faculty Instructor, Psychology Department, School of Arts & Sciences, Madison Area Technical College
Rebecca Sripada, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Instructional Track, Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan; Research Scientist, VA Center for Clinical Management Research; Clinical Psychologist, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System
Alvin Thomas, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Human Development and Family Studies, School of Human Ecology, University of Wisconsin-Madison
   
2012  
Steven Brunwasser, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Psychology, Rowan University; Adjunct Assistant Professor in Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
So Hyun "Sophy" Kim, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Center for Autism and the Developing Brain (CADB) - Weill Cornell Medical College
Jacquelene F. Moghaddam, Ph.D. Clinical Enrollment Manager (Contract) Innovative Trails, Los Angeles, CA
Danielle Shapiro, Ph.D. Clinical Assistant Processor, Michigan Medicine, University of Michigan
Ivy Tso, Ph.D. Assistant Professor (tenure-track), Department of Psychiatry, University of Michigan; Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Michigan
   
2011  
Maria Aretakis, Ph.D. Private Practice
Themba Carr, Ph.D. Clinical Improvement Coordinator/Lead Psychologist, Rady Children's Hospital San Diego Autism Discovery Institute, San Diego
Quyen Ngo, Ph.D. Research Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine's Injury Center, University of Michigan
Catherine Fan, Ph.D. Clinical Psychologist, Kaiser Permanente, Department of Psychiatry, San Francisco Bay Area
Kathryn Howell, Ph.D. Director - Child & Family Studies Research Area, Department of Psychology and Associate Professor Professor, University of Memphis
Hyang Sook Kim, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, Sogang University South Korea
   
2010  
Carmela Alcantara, Ph.D. Associate & Assistant Professor (tenure track), Columbia University, School of Social Work
Melynda Casement, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Oregon
Rita Chang, Ph.D. Adjunct Professor, Alliant University, San Francisco
Jinsoo Chun, Ph.D. Research Associate, Department of Psychiatry, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Wendy D'Andrea-Mirkin, Ph.D. Associate Professor, The New School. New York
Katherine Gotham, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Psychology (Tenure Track), Department of Psychology, Rowan University
Tiffany Haynes, Ph.D. Health Promotion & Prevention Research (HPPR) Co-Director of Training and Assistant Professor, Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health
Noelle Hurd, Ph.D. Scully Family Discovery Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Virginia
Shanta Kanukollu, Ph.D. Private Practice
Madhur Kulkarni, Ph.D. Clinical Psychologist, VA Palo Alto Health Care System
Christopher Merchant, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Northeastern Illinois University
Roisin O'Mara, Ph.D. Staff Psychologist, Rhode Island School of Design Counseling & Psychological Services, Providence
Garyn Tsuru, Ph.D. Director of Early College (Tenured Associate Specialist), University of Hawaii, West Oahu