Professor of Psychology, Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology
PhD, University of Pennsylvania, 1968
BA, Reed College, 1963
Professor Carl Auerbach is the codirector, with Dr. Louise Silverstein, of the Fatherhood Project.
Professor Auerbach’s research is concerned with psychological trauma, with a particular focus on cultural trauma and genocide. He has done research on the Holocaust and the Rwandan genocide. He teaches courses in trauma and qualitative research methodology and supervises beginning psychotherapists.
Professor Auerbach is the director of the Clinical Psychology’s Program in Holocaust and Genocide Studies. In 2000, he and his colleague Dr. Louise Silverstein were awarded the Distinguished Publication Award for their article “Deconstructing the Essential Father.”
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