Lester Wright

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Lester Wright Jr.
Associate Professor
(269) 387-4472
3532 Wood Hall, Mail Stop 5439
Mailing address: 
Department of Psychology
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5439 USA
  • Ph.D., University of Georgia, 1995
  • M.S., University of Georgia, 1993
  • B.A., Florida International University, 1989
Research interests: 
  • Overlap of anxiety and sexual behavior
  • Psychophysiological assessment of sexual arousal

Dr. Lester Wright, Jr. is an associate professor in the Department of Psychology at Western Michigan University and a faculty member in the clinical psychology program.

He completed his clinical residency at the University of Mississippi Medical School/Jackson Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi in 1994. He then completed a post-doctoral fellowship in the Sex Offender/Child Abuse Treatment Program in the Department of Psychiatry, at University Hospitals of Cleveland/Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. He joined the WMU faculty in 1996.

He is the director of the Clinical Studies Laboratory, an out-patient clinic and research center for individuals requiring assessment and/or treatment of sexual problems.