Universität Bielefeld

© Universität Bielefeld

Prof. Dr. Frank Neuner


Professor of Clinical Psychology and

Lic. Psychotherapist

Frank Neuner
Room: T3-274
Mailing address: University Bielefeld
P.O. Box 100131
33501 Bielefeld
Phone: +49-(0)521-106-6871
Fax: +49-(0)521-106-89012
Email:  frank.neuner(at)uni-bielefeld.de
Tuesdays, 02:00 pm
(during lecture period)
by appointment
(during non-lecture period)
Registration by email (the day before) with a brief statement of concern is required.
+ Curriculum Vitae
Clinical Education
Education in cognitive behavioural therapy and Client-centred psychotherapy
2003 License to practice psychotherapy (Approbation)
2008 Licence to supervise psychotherapy trainees

2008 Appointment at Bielefeld University (Germany)
2004 Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology at University of Konstanz (Germany)
2003 Dr. rer. nat. (PhD), University of Konstanz (Germany); Degree: summa cum laude
2002 - 2004 Scientific associate at Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz (Germany)
1998 - 2001 Research assistant at Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz (Germany)
1998 Diploma (MSc) in Psychology, University of Konstanz (Germany)

Awards and Offers
2004 Young Academic Award (German Society for Psychology; DGPs)
Dissertation Award of the Science and Society Foundation, Konstanz
2012 Offers of chair positions at University of Universtiy of Münster and University of Erlangen-Nürnberg (declined)
+ Research Interests
  • Psychological consequences and causes of violence

  • Treatment of posttraumatic stress disorders in risk populations

  • Mental health, human rights and psychotherapy in crises areas

  • Neurobiology of stress reactions

  • Role of child maltreatment and social rejection in the etiology of social anxiety and other mental health disorders

  • For more information about trauma research and mental-health interventions in countries affected by war and conflicts, please visit the website of vivo foundation.

+ Current Lectures

     The lectures of the current semester can be found here

+ Publications

     A publication list can be found  here