Dr. Lustig is a Professor in Rehabilitation Counseling and Director of The Center for Rehabilitation and Employment Research at The University of Memphis. He received his Ph.D. in Rehabilitation Psychology from the University of Wisconsin in 1995 and is a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor. Dr. Lustig has published research in the areas of working alliance, family adjustment, career thoughts, assessment, and psychosocial adjustment. He has authored over 45 journal articles and one book chapter. He is an editor for the Rehabilitation Counseling Bulletin. He has written and been awarded training grants exceeding $1 million .