Professor Emeritus of Psychology


Stress and coping, the Holocaust and altuistic behavior, psychoanalytic theory.

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McGill University, BA 1951, Ph.D. 1958
New York Psychoanalytic Institute, Diploma 1968.


National Institute of Mental Health panel on disaster research and several Holocaust Resources Center's Advisory Boards

Awards and Honors

Danish Order of the Knight of Dannebrog

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Selected Publications

Wallerstein, R.S. and Goldberger, L. (Eds.) Ideas and Identities: The Life and Work of Erik Erikson. Madison, Ct: International Universities Press, 1999.

Series Editor. New York University Press
1998 Essential Papers on the Psychology of Aging (by M. Powell Lawton and T. Salthouse)
1999 Essential Papers on Posttraumatic Stress (by M. Horowitz)

Goldberger, L. (1987). The rescue of the Danish Jews: Moral courage under stress.

Handbook of Stress (1982 and 1993) coeditor.

Goldberger, L. (Editor-in-Chief). Psychoanalysis and Contemporary Thought: An Interdisciplinary Quartery

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Leo Goldberger
Professor Emeritus of Psychology

Department of Psychology
New York University
6 Washington Place
New York, NY 10003
Phone: (212) 998-7907
Fax: (212) 995-4018

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