Carlo Strenger, Curriculum Vitae
Current Academic Position: Professor of Psychology and Philosophy, Tel Aviv University: Cohn Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Ideas; School of Psychological Sciences
Affiliations and Functions:
Terrorism Panel, World Federation of Scientists
Seminar for Existential Psychoanalysis (Daseinsanalytisches Seminar) Zurich
Sigmund Freud Museum Vienna, Scientific Board
Center for Terrorism Studies, John Jay College, CUNY, Senior Research Fellow
Consulting Editor, International Journal of Applied Psychoanalytic Research
C. Strenger Freud’s Legacy in the Global Era. Relational Psychoanalysis Book Series (Peer Reviewed) London: Routledge. August 2015
C. Strenger (2015), Zivilisierte Verachtung: Anleitung zur Verteidigung unserer Freiheit. Berlin: Suhrkamp, March 2015
French Translation, Le Mépris Civilisé. Paris: Belfond. January 2016
Danish Translation, Civiliseret foragt, Kopenhagen: Gylendal, January 2016.
C. Strenger (2011) Israel: Einführung in ein schwieriges Land Berlin: Jüdischer Verlag bei Suhrkamp.
Hebrew Translation, Tel Aviv: Kinneret-Zmorah-Bitan. (March 2010)
Italian Translation, Rome: ETAS. (September 2011)
Portuguese Translation, Lisbon: Grupo Leya (April 2012)
Korean Translation, Seoul, Mi Sun Kwon. (May 2012)
French Translation, Paris: La Peur de l’insignifiance nous rend fous. Editions Belfont. (Fall 2013)
German Translations, Gießen: Psychosozialverlag (January 2016
C. Strenger 2004, The Designed Self. London: Routledge.
C. Strenger (2002), The Quest for Voice in Contemporary Psychoanalysis. Madison, CT: International Universities Press.
C. Strenger (1998), Individuality, the Impossible Project. Madison, CT: International Universities Press1998. Paperback Edition: New York: Other Press, 2002
C. Strenger (1991), Between Hermeneutics and Science: An Essay on the Epistemology of Psychoanalysis. Madison, CT: International Universities Press.
C. Strenger, The New Cosmopolitans: Challenges and Discontents. Psychoanalytic Psychology, pages 264-280. May 2013
C. Strenger, Psychoanalysis, Science and Human Nature. Psychoanalytic Dialogues, pages 197-210. April 2013
C. Strenger, Knowledge-Nation Israel: A New Unifying Vision. Azure. Shalem Publications. Winter 2010, 35-57
C. Strenger, After the Age of Omnipotence: Towards an Interdisciplinary Leadership Philosophy. Effective Executive. Hyderabad: ICFAI University Press. July 2009 Issue, 58-63.
C. Strenger, Sosein: Active Self-Acceptance in Midlife, Journal of Humanistic Psychology., Vol. 49, No. 1, 46-65
C. Strenger and A. Ruttenberg, The existential necessity of midlife change. Harvard Business Review. February 2008, pp 82-90.
C. Strenger, Freud’s Forgotten Evolutionary Program. Psychoanalytic Psychology Volume 23(2) May 2006, pp. 420-429
C. Strenger and J. Burak, The Leonardo Effect. Why Entrepreneurs need to become their Own Fathers International Journal of Applied Psychoanalytic Studies. July 2005
C. Strenger, Of Potholes and Bends: A Meditation on Psychoanalysis and Motorcycle Riding. Psychoanalytic Psychology, Vol 21, No 4,2004, 638-644.
C. Strenger, Sephardic and Ashkenazi Jews in Israel: The Reflection of Historical and Social Reality in Therapeutic Process. International Journal of Applied Psychoanalytic Studies. November 2004.
C. Strenger, Nobrow: Identity Formation in a Fatherless Generation. 2004 Psychoanalytic Psychology, Vol. 21, No. 4,2004 499–515
C. Strenger, The Bobo’s Dilemma. Psychotherapeutic Reflections on a Contemporary Myth. American Journal of Psychotherapy. Vol 57, 2003, 252-269
C. Strenger, The Self as Perpetual Experiment: Psychodynamic Comments on Some Aspects of Contemporary Urban Culture. Psychoanalytic Psychology, Vol. 30, no 3,2003, 425-440.
C. Strenger, The Classic and the Romantic Vision in Psychoanalysis. International Journal of Psychoanalysis, Vol. 70, 1989 (pp 593-610).
Psychodynamics of the Middle Eastern Conflict
Is the West Declining?
Historical and Intellectual Foundations of the Social Sciences
Ethics in Clinical Psychology
Education / Training:
1978-1981: Hebrew University of Jerusalem, B.A.
1982-1985: Hebrew University Jerusalem: MA Clinical Psychology.
1984-1988: Hadassah Hospital; Student Counseling Services HUJ, Intern, Clinical Psychology.
1985-1989: Hebrew University Jerusalem, Ph.D., Philosophy / Psychology
Positions, Academic, Professional, Clinical:
1981-1983: Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Tutor
1983-1985: Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Teaching Assistant
1985-1989: Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Junior Lecturer.
1988-present: Private Practice. Existential Psychoanalysis; Consulting
1990-1996: Israel Management Center: Scientific Director, Leadership Development Seminars
1993: Institute of Contemporary Psychoanalysis, Los Angeles. Member.
1990-1999: Tel Aviv University: Adjunct Professor
1999-204: Tel Aviv University: Senior Lecturer
2004: Tel Aviv University: Associate Professor
2004 ff: World Federation of Scientists. Member of the Permanent Monitoring Panel on Terrorism.
2005 ff: Tel Aviv University, Dept. of Psychology, Chair, Clinical Graduate Program.
Institute for Existential Psychoanalysis, Zurich, Member.
2010: Sigmund Freud Foundation. Member of Scientific Board.
2014: Full Professor of Psychology and Philosophy, Tel Aviv University
SELECTED LIST OF INVITED INTERNATIONAL LECTURES SINCE 2002
Dresden Ringvorlesung: Rede über die Verteidigung unserer Freiheit
Oxford, Center for Conflict Resolution, The Culture War in Israel
Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto, Israel, A Complex Society
Warsaw, Center for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, Invited Keynote Speaker
Oxford University, Center for Conflict Resolution Inaugural Conference, Israel – between High-Tech Power and Theocracy
Center of Terrorism Studies, City University of New York, Invited Lecture
Zurich, Gesellschaft für Hermeneutische Psychologie, Invited Lecture
UN Alliance of Civilisations Summer School, Coimbra. ‘The Fear of Insignificance”
Annual Conference APA Division 39: Invited Keynote Speaker, ‘The Global Creative Class: Challenges and Discontent’
ISPA University, Lisbon, Invited Lecture “The Fear of Insignificance”
Berlin, Heinrich Böll Foundation, Symposium on Israel, Einführung in ein schwieriges Land by Carlo Strenger
Dept of Psychiatry, Basel University: The Culture of ‘Just-do-it’ and its Discontents
German Psychoanalytic Association: Intersubjectivity
Annual Winter Meeting of the American Psychoanalytic Society: Psychological Challenges to Israeli Society of Israel-Palestine Peace
Dept. of Psychiatry, Stanford University: Active Self-Acceptance in Midlife
Sigmund Freud Museum, Vienna: The Culture of ‘Just-do-it’ and its Discontents
Annual conference APA Division 39, San Antonio, Texas: Identity and Trauma in the Global Age
Conference of the Israel Psychotherapy Association: Sosein: Psychotherapy in the Shadow of Death
Conference of the Israel Union of Psychologists: Identity and Globalization
Psychoanalytic Institute Zurich, Conference on The Designed Self
Annual Conference of American Psychoanalytic Association, NYC: The Psychology of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
Division 39 of the APA, Toronto: The Psychology of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
World Federation of Scientists, Erice, Monitoring Panel on Terrorism
Annual Conference of American Psychoanalytic Association, NYC: The dynamics of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
World Federation of Scientists, Erice, Monitoring Panel on Terrorism
Annual Self Psychology Conference, Chicago: Self-Cohesion in a Global Society
Annual Conference of the American Psychoanalytic Association: Psychoanalytic Perspectives on the Israeli-Paelestinian Conflict.
World Federation of Scientists Monitoring Panel on Terrorism
William Alanson White Institute: The Difficult Patient of Our Times
Prejudice Conference Salt Lake City: Prejudice in Israeli Politics
Annual Conference of the American Psychoanalytic Association: The Scientific Status of Psychoanalysis.
Panel: The Social Face of Shame and Humiliation.
Chicago Institute of Psychoanalysis: The Structure of Individuality and Psychoanalytic Mentoring.
Chicago Psychoanalytic Society: The Self as Perpetual Experiment