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Jonathan  Rottenberg

Jonathan Rottenberg

Jonathan Rottenberg


Office: PCD 4109
Phone: 813/974-6701



Ph.D. Stanford, 2003


Ph.D. Areas: Clinical


Emotion and its pathology, with emphasis on Major Depressive Disorder; temporal dynamics of emotion, emotion and social functioning, psychophysiology.

Specialty Area


Current Courses

RefCourseSecCourse TitleCRDayTimeLocation
10551CLP 4143001Abnormal Psychology
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PCD 1147
16435PSY 4913020Directed Study
Permit Required. S/U Only.

TBA 100
20156PSY 4931006Mood Disorders
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PCD 1134
14846PSY 6917026Directed Research
Majors Only. S/U Only.

TBA 100
14890PSY 6971026Thesis: Master's
Majors Only

TBA 100
14980PSY 7918026Directed Research
Majors Only. S/U only.

TBA 100
15057PSY 7980026Dissertation: Doctoral
Adm to Doc Candidacy Required. Majors Only.

TBA 100

Recent Publications

Recent publications (*indicates student author).

Salomon, K., White*, K.E., Bylsma*, L.M., Panaite*, V., & Rottenberg, J. (2013). Is blunted cardiovascular reactivity in depression mood-state dependent? A comparison of major depressive disorder, remitted depression and healthy controls. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 90, 50-57.

Morris*, B. H., McGrath*, A.C., Goldman, M.S., Rottenberg, J. (2014). Parental depression confers greater prospective depression risk to females than males in emerging adulthood. Child Psychiatry and Human Development, 45, 78-89.

Rottenberg, J. & Hindash, A.C., (2015). Emerging evidence for emotion context insensitivity in depression Current Opinion in Psychology 4, 1-5.

Morris, B. H.*, Bylsma, L. M., Yaroslavsky, I., Kovacs, M., & Rottenberg, J. (2015). Reward learning in pediatric depression and anxiety: Preliminary findings in a high sample. Depression and Anxiety, 32(5), 373- 381.

Rottenberg, J. (2014). The Depths: The Evolutionary Origins of the Depression Epidemic. New York: Basic Books.

Cowden Hindash, A. H., & Rottenberg, J. (2015). Turning quickly on myself: Automatic interpretation biases in dysphoria are selfreferent. Cognition and Emotion, 1-8.

Panaite, V., Salomon, K., Jin, A., & Rottenberg, J. (2015). Cardiovascular recovery from psychological and physiological challenge and risk for adverse cardiovascular outcomes and all-cause mortality. Psychosomatic medicine,77(3), 215-226.