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Dr. Kathleen J. Bieschke

Dr. Kathleen J. Bieschke
Phone: 8148637494
Office Address:
201 Old Main
University Park, PA 16802
Campus: University Park


Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs
Professor of Education (Counseling Psychology)


Educational Psychology, Counseling, and Special Education


Counselor Education
Counseling Psychology


Dr. Bieschke is active in the Center for Collegiate Mental Health, a collaborative practice-research network comprised of over 140 college counseling centers.  Dr. Bieschke is interested in the delivery of services to members of marginalized populations, particularly sexual and gender minorities.  Dr. Bieschke's research interests also focus on how to best train professional psychologists, including how to work competently with members of marginalized populations. Dr. Bieschke is also interested in the application of social cognitive career theory to research training in psychology.

Areas of Expertise

Age Levels


Educational Psychology, Counseling, and Special Education

Counseling Psychology

Education Levels


Educational Studies

Ethics and Values

Human Resources and Work

Career Development

Individual Difference

Sexual Orientation


Equity and Diversity

Social Issues

Education Policy
Social Issues

Education History

Ph.D. Michigan State University (Counseling Psychology) M.S. Illinois State University (Clinical Psychology) B.S. Illinois State University (Psychology)