Adele Tutter
Director of Psychoanalytic Studies Program
Department of Psychiatry

Adele Tutter, M.D., Ph.D. is Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Columbia University; Faculty, the Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research; and Director, the Psychoanalytic Studies Program of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. She is also Faculty, the New York Psychoanalytic Institute. Her interdisciplinary scholarship has earned the American Psychoanalytic Association Menninger, CORST, and Ticho prizes, among others. Dr. Tutter is coeditor (with Leon Wurmser), Grief and its Transcendence: Memory, Identity, and Creativity (Routledge, 2015); editor, The Muse: Psychoanalytic Explorations of Creative Inspiration (Routledge, 2016); and author, Dream House: An Intimate Portrait of the Philip Johnson Glass House (University of Virginia Press, 2016). Currently completing a second monograph, Mourning and Metamorphosis: Poussin’s Ovidian Vision, she sits on the editorial boards of The International Journal of Psychoanalysis, Psychoanalytic Quarterly, and American Imago. She is a regular contributor of art criticism to the Brooklyn Rail and maintains a private practice in Manhattan.

Office hours for Spring 2023 are by appointment only. Please email Professor Tutter at

 The Heyman Center for the Humanities, Room B-101
74 Morningside Drive
New York, NY, 10027
  (212) 854-4541
  (212) 854-3099