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Karen Schmaling's Research Site Department of Psychology


Karen Schmaling, Ph.D.
Professor of Psychology

Arts and Sciences
Phone: 360-546-9412
Office: VCLS 208D

Dr. Schmaling is a Professor of Psychology at WSU located on the Vancouver campus.  She is a clinical psychologist; her Ph.D. is from the University of Washington. As reflected in her curriculum vitae, her research has resulted in over 150 peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, and books. She has been principal investigator or co-investigator on grants totaling approximately $25M, mostly from the National Institutes of Health.

Her research interests include gender; clinical research on depressive disorders and other chronic conditions; peer review; health disparities; diversity in higher education.

Current projects focus on:
• Clinical research
• Peer review
• Women and health; women in higher education

To students interested in my lab: thank you for your interest but I am not accepting new students at this time.