Dean’s Office Administration

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Jennifer Lundgren

Associate Dean
Office 313 Scofield Hall Ph: 816-235-1132 Fx: 816-235-5191

Biography

As Associate Dean, Dr. Jennifer Lundgren oversees finance, research, and graduate studies. She is a Professor in the Department of Psychology and her courses include Health Psychology Interventions, Advanced History and Systems of Psychology, Abnormal Psychology, and Learning. She holds a Ph.D. in Psychology (Clinical) from the University at Albany, the State University of New York. She completed clinical internship at the Medical University of South Carolina and conducted postdoctoral training at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.

In her research, Dr. Lundgren specializes in the interaction of eating behavior, sleep, and circadian rhythm, with expertise in the assessment and treatment of eating disorders. She is the author of numerous peer reviewed journal articles and lead editor of Night Eating Syndrome: Research, Assessment, and Treatment (Guilford Press, 2012). She is a Fellow of both the Academy for Eating Disorders and the Obesity Society.

In her leisure time, Dr. Lundgren enjoys house renovation, gardening, reading, and spending time with her family.