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Eric Fertuck
Position: Associate Professor
Campus Affiliation: City College of New York
Phone: 212.650.5847
Degrees/Diplomas: Ph.D., Adelphi University; Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University, Certificate in Psychoanalysis, Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research
Training Area: Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience|Clinical Psychology @ City College
Research Interests: Cognitive neuroscience of social psychopathology
Research Focus: Neuroscience
Eric A. Fertuck is a clinical psychologist with postdoctoral training in clinical neuroscience and clinical psychoanalysis from Columbia University.  He is a psychopathology researcher who utilizes a social cognitive neuroscience approach to investigate the mechanisms of psychological disturbance and their treatment.  He has advanced this research focus primarily through the study and treatment of borderline personality disorder (BPD), and he is an expert in the empirically supported treatment Transference Focused Psychotherapy (TFP) for this disorder.  He is the recipient of several awards, including the Young Investigator Award, International Society for the Study of Personality Disorders (ISSPD).  He has been awarded several grants including a Career Development Award from NIMH.  Dr. Fertuck has also received grants from several private foundations including the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.

Syllabus: Biological Bases of Behavior
Syllabus: Cognition and Affect