Lee Stadtlander

Lee Stadtlander

Doctoral Coordinator, Health Psychology


Walden University

Milestones

My road in life took a while to figure out.
I had 3 kids and at age 30 decided to go to college.
Started my undergrad in psychology.
Took every opportunity to learn about research.
Started graduate school.
Got teaching experience in grad school as a teaching assistant and at junior college.
Got a teaching job.
Keep following my journey

Education

High School
Bachelor
Psychology, General
Ohio State University-Main Campus
Graduate
Experimental Psychology
Ohio State University-Main Campus
Doctorate
Clinical Psychology
Fielding Graduate University

Career

Doctoral Coordinator, Health Psychology

I teach and mentor online doctoral students in the health psychology program.

Career Roadmap

Roadmap
My work combines:
My work combines:
Education
Technology
Teaching / Mentoring

Day to Day

All of my work is done on the computer and telephone, where I interact with other faculty and students. I spend a lot of time in committee meetings and work on my research through online surveys and analyzing statistics.

Skills & Qualities Beyond School

Being able to use computers, and software. It helps to have experience teaching in-person and online.

Advice for Getting Started

Here's the first step for college students

Learn about all aspects of psychology and statistics.

Recommended Education

My career is related to what I studied. I'd recommend the path I took:

undergrad
Bachelor
Psychology, General
graduate
Graduate
Experimental Psychology
doctorate
Doctorate
Clinical Psychology

Hurdles

The Noise I Shed

From Friends:

"You are too old to start going to college. What will you do with a doctorate? You should stay home with your kids."

Challenges I Overcame

First-Generation College Student