Hans-Christoph Steinhausen

​Honorary Senior Research Consultant, Child and Adolescent Mental Health Centre, Mental Health Services, Capital Region. Professor, Institute of Psychology, University of Basel, Switzerland.





CV

Curriculum Vitae Hans-Christoph E. Steinhausen

 MD, Dipl Psych, PhD, DMSc

 

Educational data 

Medical School: University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany 1964 - 1966

University of Hamburg, Germany 1966 - 1969

 

 Medical State Board Examination, Hamburg 1970

 

 Doctoral thesis (M.D.) "Personality and parental attitudes in diabetic mothers",

 

 University of Hamburg, 1970

Psychology School: University of Erlangen, 1964 – 1965, University of Hamburg,

 

 1970 - 1973

 

 Diploma in Psychology (Dipl. Psych.), Hamburg, 1973

Doctoral thesis (PhD): "Personality and psychosocial adaptation

in hemophilia", University of Hamburg, 1975

 

 

 Rotating internship in medicine, surgery, and psychosomatic pediatrics

at Harbour Hospital Hamburg, General Hospital Hamburg-Barmbek, and

 

 Children's Hospital, University of Hamburg, 1970 - 1971

Stipendiate by the German Research Council, 1971 – 1972, Children's Hospital,  University of Hamburg

 

 Residency in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Children's Hospital, University  of Hamburg, 1972 - 1976

 

 License to practice Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 1976

 

 License to practice Behavior Therapy, 1980

 

 Postdoctoral Dissertation (DMSc) in Psychosomatic Pediatrics,

University of Hamburg, 1976

 

Appointments 

Assistant Professor, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and

Neurology, Free University of Berlin, Germany, 1976 - 1979

 

 Professor, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Neurology, Free

 

 University of Berlin, Germany, 1979 - 1987

 

 Professor and Chairman, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry,

 

 University of Zurich, Switzerland, 1987 – 2008

 

 Professor, Aalborg Psychiatric Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, Denmark

 

 2008 – 2012, University Hospital Aalborg, Denmark 2013 - 2016

 

Professor, Institute of Psychology, University of Basel, Switzerland, 2008

 

Emeritus Professor, University of Zurich, Switzerland, 2008

 

Honorary Professor, Faculty of Health, University of Aarhus, Denmark, 2013

 

Professor emeritus, University of Aalborg, Denmark, 2016

 

Honorary Senior Research Consultant, Centre for Child and Adolescent Mental

Health, Region H Psychiatry, Copenhagen, Denmark, 2016

 

Adjunct Professor, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, 2018

 

Editorial Board Member and Reviewer 

Journal of Behavioral and Developmental Pediatrics, 1982-1984


Acta Paedopsychiatrica, 1988 - 1991

Journal of Pediatric Psychology, 1993-1994

 

 European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, 1986 - present

 

 Child Psychiatry and Human Development, 1989 - present

 

 Zeitschrift für Kinder- und Jugendpsychiatrie, 1989 - 2010

 

 Child and Youth Psychiatry - European Perspectives, 1990 - 1992

 

 European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Founding Co-Editor, 1991- 2004

 

 Verhaltenstherapie, 1991 - 2011

 

 Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 1992 - 1997, Associate Editor 1998 - 2015

 

 Kindheit und Entwicklung, 1996 - 2010

 

 International Journal of Eating Disorder, 1996 - 2015

 

Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 1998 - 2007

Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, Advisory Board, 1999 – 2005,

Editorial Board 2005 - present

 

 Schweizer Archiv für Neurologie und Psychiatrie, 1999 - 2014

 

 Eating Behaviors, 2000 - present

 

 Info Neurologie & Psychiatrie, 2003 – present

 

 Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health, 2007 - present

 

 Journal of Attention Disorders, 2017 – present

 

 Translational Developmental Psychiatry, 2017 - present

 

 

Ad hoc Reviewer

Acta Paediatrica

 American Journal of Psychiatry

 Applied Psychology: An International Review

 Archives of General Psychiatry / JAMA Psychiatry

 British Journal of Psychiatry

 European Archives of Psychiatry and Neurological Sciences

 European Journal of Pediatrics

 European Neuropsychopharmacology

 Fortschritte der psychologischen Forschung

 Hormone Research

 

 International Journal of Behavioral Development

 

 Jahrbuch der Medizinischen Psychologie

 

 Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology

 

 Journal of Affective Disorders

 

 Journal of Anxiety Disorders

 

 Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders

 

 Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics

 

 Journal of Pediatric Psychology

 

 Journal of Psychosomatic Research

 

 Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

 

 Monatsschrift für Kinderheilkunde

 

 Nordic Journal of Psychiatry

 

 Psychological Bulletin

 

 Psychological Medicine

 

 Zeitschrift für Klinische Psychologie und Psychotherapie

 

Memberships 

German Society for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

 

 Swiss Society for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

 

 Danish Society for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

 

 Swiss Society for Psychiatric Epidemiology, President 2001 - 2005

 

Swiss Society for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Founding Committee

Member, Vice-President 1995 - 1998, President 1998 – 2001

 

International Society for Research in Child and Adolescent Psychopathology

 

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Section, World Psychiatric Association, 1996

 

 Eating Disorders Research Society, 1996

 

International Federation of Psychiatric Epidemiology, Committee member,

 

2004 – 2010

 

 European Network on Hyperkinetic Disorders (EUNETHYDIS), 1995 - present

 

 European ADHD Guidelines Group (EAGG), 1995 - present

 

Academy of Behaviour Therapy in Children and Adolescents; Universities of

Basel, Fribourg, and Zurich, Vice-President, 2003 – 2005, President 2005 - 2007

 

Interdisziplinäres Netzwerk für ADHD Qualitätssicherung (INAQ), Founding

Committee Member, 2002 – 2008

 

 European Interdisciplinary Network on ADHD Quality Assurance (EINAQ),

 

 Steering Committee Member, 2003 – 2008 

 

Consultant 

City of West-Berlin, Health Department, Medical Consultant for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry 1980 - 1987

 

 German Federal Institute of Medical and Pharmacological Examination, Expert

for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 1984 – 1992

 

American Academy of Child Psychiatry, Committee on Research, 1985 – 1990

 

Centre for Psychobiological and Psychosomatic Research, Scientific Advisory

Board, University of Trier, Germany, 1998 – 2000

 

German Federal Ministry of Health

 

 German Federal Ministry of Science and Technology (BMFT)

 

 Swiss Federal Department of Health

 

Swissmedic (National Medical Control Agency)

 

Italian Ministry of Health, 2008

 

World Health Organization

 

German Research Council (D), 1981 -

 

Volkswagen Foundation (D), 1993 –

 

 Robert Bosch Foundation (D), 1986

 

 Klaus Tschira Foundation (D), 2000

 

 Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt (D), 2005

 

 Helmut Horten Foundation (CH), 1997

 

 Swiss National Science Foundation, 1989 -

 

 Schweizerische Stiftung für Alkoholforschung (CH), 2006

 

 Swiss Anorexia Foundation, 2008

 

Austrian National Funds, 1984

 

 Medical Research Council (GB), 1999 –

 

 The Wellcome Trust (GB), 1995 –

 

 PPP Healthcare Medical Trust (GB), 2001 –

 

 The Academy of Finland, 2010 –

 

 Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research (Canada), 2007 –

 

 Eli Lilly (Pharmaceutical Industry)

 


 

 Janssen Cilag (Pharmaceutical Industry)

 

 Medice (Pharmaceutical Industry)

 

 Novartis (Pharmaceutical Industry)

 

 Shire (Pharmaceutical Industry)

 

 UCB (Pharmaceutical Industry)

 

Honors 

Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Basel, Switzerland, 2008

 

 Honorary member, Swiss Society for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, 2008

 

Honorary member, Tourette Society Switzerland, 2008

 

Honorary Professor, Faculty of Health, University of Aarhus, Denmark, 2013

 

 Honorary member, Danish Society for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 2016

 

 Adjunct Professor, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, 2018

 

 

Teaching 

Lectures and Seminars for Undergraduates in Medicine, Psychology, and Special

Education at the Universities of Hamburg, Berlin, Zurich, Basel, Aarhus, and

Aalborg since 1971

 

 Supervision and completion of 30 MD theses, 13 PhD theses, and 51 MA/MSc

(psychology) theses at the universities of Hamburg, Berlin, Zurich, Basel

 

National and international key-lectures and presentations, organization of

symposia and workshops

 

 Convenor of more than 30 national and international scientific and postgraduate

educational conferences

 

Research management

Principal Investigator (PI) and Co-PI in a large series of research projects

 since 1971 with grants from the German Research Council, Volkswagen

 

Foundation, Swiss National Science Foundation, Jacobs Foundation, European

Union, National Institute of Mental Health (USA)  

 

Publications 

Around 900 publications including 400 original articles, 57 books and special

issues (author and editor), more than 70 handbook chapters, 120 book chapters

and 215 brief communications.

 H-Index 78, i10-index 311 (Google Scholar 04.2018)

 

Homepages 

http://www.kjpd.uzh.ch/de/aboutus/Geschichte/Ehemalige-Ärztliche-

Direktoren.html

 

 https://psychologie.unibas.ch/de/personen/hans-christoph-steinhausen

 

 https://www.psykiatri-regionh.dk/Forskningsenheden-boerne-og-

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