Univ.Prof. PD mult. Dr. Dr.  Human-Friedrich Unterrainer

Univ.Prof. PD mult. Dr. Dr. Human-Friedrich Unterrainer

Faculty Psychotherapy Science
E-mail human.unterrainer@sfu.ac.at
Location Vienna

Field of work

Head of Doctoral Programme Psychotherapy Science


Human-Friedrich Unterrainer was appointed Professor of Process and Outcome Research at SFU PTW Vienna in February 2023 and is responsible for leading the English-language doctoral programme here. He also directs the Center for Integrative Addiction Research (CIAR), in the "Grüner Kreis" society. He is a clinical/health psychologist and psychotherapist (IG, TFP). In 2012 he habilitated for the whole field of Psychology (KFU Graz), in 2016 in Theoretical/Experimental Psychiatry (Med Uni Graz) and in 2021 in Psychology of Religion (Uni Vienna). He has worked as addiction therapist for many years and has been active in university teaching since 2005, where he has led numerous research projects.