Lynda Szymanski



Ph.D., Clinical Psychology
West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia, 1996

Master of Arts, Clinical Psychology
West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia, 1994

Bachelor of Arts, Psychology
Connecticut College, New London, Connecticut, Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, 1991

College of St. Catherine. (2009). Faculty Teaching and Advising Award

Clare Boothe Luce (2013).

Psychology Department Faculty Member, St. Catherine University, 1998–Present

Director of Collaborative Undergraduate Research, St. Catherine University, 2010–Present

Book Chapter

Szymanski, L. & Floyd, J. (2007). Evenly Gentry Hooker: The “hopelessly heterosexual” psychologist who normalized homosexuality. E. A. Gavin, A. Clamar, & M.A. Siderits, Women of Vision: Their Psychology, Circumstances, and Success. New York, NY, Springer Publishing Company

Rybarczyk, B., Behel, J. & Szymanski, L. (2010). Limb amputation. R.G. Frank, M. Rosenthal, & B. Caplan, Handbook of Rehabilitation Psychology (2nd Edition). Washington, D.C., American Psychological Association

Szymanski, L. & Silva, A. (2014). "Fostering faculty development through collaborative research: A model for primarily undergraduate teaching institutions." Council on Undergraduate Research biannual conference

Szymanski, L. (2014). "Red Wing Lean In: A Community Conversation about Women and Leadership." League of Women Voters

Szymanski, L., Henrie, J. & Goulet, C. (2014). "Religion as a buffer, or a bane: Associations between religiousness and disordered eating." Eastern Psychological Association Conference

Szymanski, L. & Silva, A. (2013). "Fostering Faculty Development through Collaborative Undergraduate Research." Council on Undergraduate Research Windows of Opportunities for Undergraduate Research Directors conference

Silva, A., Szymanski, L. & Fogarty, B. (2012). "Writing the HLC Self-Study in a Time of Change." Higher Learning Commission Annual Conference