Mitchell Berman

Not pictured.

Professor and Department Head

Clinical Psychology

Human Aggression; Suicide and Self-Harm

Ph.D. Kent State University, 1994

Curriculum Vitae


Dr. Berman is interested in having a doctoral student join his lab for fall of 2025. Applicants with a strong interest in training in laboratory investigations of human aggression or self-harm behavior will be given the highest priority. Students with an interest in a research career strongly preferred.

Pubs and grants can be found here (more info can be found on the link to my CV on this page):

Research interests

We call our laboratory "The Clinical Studies Laboratory," and we conduct research on all sorts of interesting human behaviors, including aggression and suicide, using a variety of research techniques. 


  • B.A., Psychology, Bloomsburg University, 1989
  • M.A., Psychology, Kent State University, 1991
  • Ph.D., Clinical Psychology, Kent State University, 1994
  • Doctoral Internship, Eastern Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute, 1994

Professional Licenses

  • Mississippi license #36-599
  • Mississippi civil commitment certificate #98-07