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Kevin Nadal
Position: Associate Professor and Executive Director of the Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies (CLAGS)
Campus Affiliation: John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Phone: 212.237.8795
Degrees/Diplomas: Ph.D., Counseling Psychology, Teachers College- Columbia University
Training Area: Clinical Psychology @ John Jay College
Research Interests: Counseling; Multicultural Issues
Dr. Nadal's research has focused primarily on multicultural issues in psychology, particularly on understanding impacts of microaggressions (subtle forms of discrimination) on the mental health of people of color, women, and lesbian/gay/bisexual/transgender (LGBT) individuals. He is also considered one of the leading experts on Filipino American mental health and was awarded the Early Career Contributions to Excellence by the Asian American Psychological Association. Dr. Nadal is also the Executive Director of CLAGS: Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies at the CUNY Graduate Center.