Faculty Profile

Dr. Imran Rashid

Assistant Professor

Humanities & Social Sciences

Imran Rashid did his BA in Psychology from Government College, Lahore. He received his Masters in Psychology from Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, Tennessee and, after years of bumming around and doing menial jobs, his doctorate in clinical psychology from Fordham University, the Bronx, New York. From 1989 to 2006 he was employed as a psychologist at Interfaith Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York, where he worked mainly with impoverished, chronically mentally ill patients, and managed to acquire a reputation for dealing with difficult and aggressive patients. For the last 8 years of his employment he was also involved in the training of psychology externs and interns, especially in the art of psychodiagnostic interviewing and the management of difficult patients. He has been teaching at LUMS since fall 2006. His interests are the cognitive-behavioral treatment of chronic psychiatric illnesses, especially schizophrenia, evolutionary psychology, cognitive neuroscience, and the persistence of failed ideas, such as psychoanalysis.

Social PsychologyFall Semester 2014-151401
Theories of LearningFall Semester 2014-151401
Human BehaviourSpring Semester 2014-151402
History of Modern PsychologySpring Semester 2014-151402
Social PsychologyFall Semester 2015-161501
Senior Project IFall Semester 2015-161501
Theories of LearningFall Semester 2015-161501
Human BehaviourSpring Semester 2015-161502
Senior Project IISpring Semester 2015-161502
History of Modern PsychologySpring Semester 2015-161502
Social PsychologyFall Semester 2016-171601
Senior Project IFall Semester 2016-171601
Psychology of Love and AttachmentFall Semester 2016-171601
Human BehaviourSpring Semester 2016-171602
Senior Project IISpring Semester 2016-171602
History of Modern PsychologySpring Semester 2016-171602
Social PsychologyFall Semester 2017-181701
Theories of LearningFall Semester 2017-181701
  • Past Courses
    Abnormal Psychology IAutumn Qtr 2006-07601
    Counseling Psychology-IWinter Qtr 2006-07602
    Human BehaviourSpring Qtr 2006-07603
    Counseling Psychology-IISpring Qtr 2006-07603
    Abnormal Psychology IISummer Qtr 2006-07604
    SS Independent Study ISummer Qtr 2006-07604
    Abnormal Psychology IAutumn Qtr 2007-08701
    Social Sciences Senior ProjectAutumn Qtr 2007-08701
    Evolutionary PsychologyAutumn Qtr 2007-08701
    Human BehaviourWinter Qtr 2007-08702
    Abnormal Psychology IIWinter Qtr 2007-08702
    Social Sciences Senior ProjectWinter Qtr 2007-08702
    Social Sciences Senior Project IIWinter Qtr 2007-08702
    SS Independent Study ISpring Qtr 2007-08703
    Independent Study IISpring Qtr 2007-08703
    Learning and Adaptive BehaviourSpring Qtr 2007-08703
    SS Independent Study ISummer Qtr 2007-08704
    Abnormal Psychology IAutumn Qtr 2008-09801
    SS Independent Study IAutumn Qtr 2008-09801
    Abnormal PsychologyAutumn Qtr 2008-09801
    Controversies in PsychologyAutumn Qtr 2008-09801
    Human BehaviourWinter Qtr 2008-09802
    Independent StudyWinter Qtr 2008-09802
    Learning and Adaptive BehaviourSpring Qtr 2008-2009803
    Independent StudySpring Qtr 2008-2009803
    Social PsychologyFall Semester 2009-10901
    Abnormal PsychologyFall Semester 2009-10901
    Human BehaviourSpring Semester 2009-10902
    Learning & Adaptive BehaviorSpring Semester 2009-10902
    Social PsychologyFall Semester 2010-111001
    Abnormal PsychologyFall Semester 2010-111001
    Human BehaviourSpring Semester 2010-111002
    Independent StudySpring Semester 2010-111002
    Biological PsychologySpring Semester 2010-111002
    Senior Project ISpring Semester 2010-111002
    Social PsychologyFall Semester 2011-121101
    Abnormal PsychologyFall Semester 2011-121101
    Senior Project IFall Semester 2011-121101
    Human BehaviourSpring Semester 2011-121102
    Senior Project IISpring Semester 2011-121102
    Biological PsychologySpring Semester 2011-121102
    Social PsychologyFall Semester 2012-131201
    Abnormal PsychologyFall Semester 2012-131201
    Independent StudyFall Semester 2012-131201
    Senior Project IFall Semester 2012-131201
    Human BehaviourSpring Semester 2012-131202
    Independent StudySpring Semester 2012-131202
    Senior Project IISpring Semester 2012-131202
    Senior Project IISpring Semester 2012-131202
    Biological PsychologySpring Semester 2012-131202
    Social PsychologyFall Semester 2013-141301
    Senior Project IFall Semester 2013-141301
    Theories of LearningFall Semester 2013-141301
    Human BehaviourSpring Semester 2013-141302
    Social PsychologySpring Semester 2013-141302
    Senior Project ISpring Semester 2013-141302
    Senior Project IISpring Semester 2013-141302