Paul J. Hartung, Ph.D. is Professor of Family and Community Medicine at Northeast Ohio Medical University and Adjunct Professor of Counseling at the University of Akron, U.S.A. Professor Hartung is a leading expert on the Theory of Career Construction and Life-Design Counseling and he works closely with Professor Mark Savickas in his research and practice endeavours. Professor Hartung has authored more than 50 journal articles and over 30 book chapters and edited 3 books dealing with career development, assessment, and counseling. Currently, he is editor for The Career Development Quarterly (2014-2019). He also serves on the editorial boards for Journal of Vocational Behavior (2003-), Journal of Career Assessment (1997-), and International Journal for Educational and Vocational Guidance (2012-). He is a fellow of the International Association of Applied Psychology (IAAP; Division 16), American Psychological Association (APA; Division 17), and the National Career Development Association. He is current President-Elect (2014-18), Division 16 (Counseling Psychology) of the IAAP.