People, Present and Past
(More Lab Pictures at Bottom)
Lab DirectorE. David Klonsky, PhD, Professor
Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia
Graduate StudentsBoaz Saffer, 6th year
Research Interests: suicide, including executive functioning, impulsivity, neurocognitive deficits; Three-Step Theory of suicide
Tianyou Qiu, 4th year
Research Interests: suicide, decision-making, phenomenology of suicide
Arezoo Shahnaz, 2nd year
Research Interests: suicide, perfectionism, eating disorders
Mikayla Pachkowski, 1st year
Research Interests: suicide, including assessment, coping, and dissociation
Graduate Students EmeritusCatherine (Cassie) R. Glenn, PhD
Current Position: Assistant Professor, University of Rochester
Anna Weinberg, PhD
Current Position: Assistant Professor, McGill University
Alexis May, PhD
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Wesleyan University
Sarah Victor, PhD
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Texas Tech University
Anita Hibbert, PhD
Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton
Undergraduate and Post-Baccalaureate Research AssistantsAt any given time the lab is home to between 10 and 30 undergraduate and post-baccalaureate students serving as research assistants, directed studies students, honours students, and volunteers.
Selected Undergraduate Lab Members EmeritusMaggie Schluter
Next Position: Clinical Psychology Graduate Student, University of Calgary
Next Position: Clinical Psychology Graduate Student, University of British Columbia
Next Position: Cognitive Psychology Graduate Student, University of British Columbia
Next Position: Health Psychology Graduate Student, University of British Columbia
Next Position: Clinical/Forensic Psychology Graduate Student, University of British Columbia-Okanagan
Current Position: Corrections Officer
Next Position: Behavioural Neuroscience Graduate Student, University of British Columbia
Next Position: Clinical Psychology Graduate Student (Advisor: Greg Hajcak Proudfit), Stony Brook University
Next Position: Clinical Psychology Graduate Student (Advisor: Thomas Joiner), Florida State University
Next Position: Intramural Research Training Award, National Institutes of Health, Section on Neurobiology of Fear and Anxiety
Next Position: Medical Resident, Psychiatry, Tufts University, Boston, MA
Next Position: Medical Student, The Commonwealth Medical College (MD earned May 2015)
Next Position: Counselor, YAI/NIPD (National Institute for People with Disabilities)
Next Position: Project Director, NDP Group, (earned MA in Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Hofstra University, 2011)
Next Position: Editor, Advances in Psychology Research, Nova Publishers
Next Position: Research Coordinator, Columbia University Medical Center
Next Position: Doctoral Student, Behavioral Analysis, Queens College, NY.
Next Position: Medical Student, Temple University School of Medicine
Jared Kean McIntyre
Next Position: Clinical/Forensic Psychology Graduate Student, John Jay University, deceased October 2009.
High-School Students EmeritusStephanie Shea
Next Position: undergraduate at Cornell University
Collaborators Past and PresentCraig Bryan, University of Utah
Kim O'Brien, Simmons
Laurence Claes, Catholic University of Leuven
Greg Hajcak, Florida State University
Nancy Heath, McGill University
Stephen Lewis, University of Guelph
Jennifer Muehlenkamp, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
Barry Walsh, The Bridge of Central Massachusetts
Jason Washburn, Northwestern University, Alexian Brothers
First Lab Meeting of 2018!
Meeting Kevin Hines!
Outside the psych building
Lab Laser Tag!
Lab Trivia Night!
Lab outing to an Escape Room!