Research Faculty

  • Cacioppo, Stephanie, Ph.D.                                                                Neuroimaging of Salutary Connections in Health Disease
  • Coccaro, Emil, M.D.
    Behavioral genetics and neuroscience of aggression
  • Duan, Jubao, Ph.D.                                                                       Molecular basis of schizophrenia and other neuropsychiatric disorders
  • Dulawa, Stephanie, Ph.D.
    Molecular neurobiology of anxiety and depression
  • de Wit, Harriet, Ph.D.
    Individual differences in responding to drugs of abuse in humans
  • Gejman, Pablo, M.D.                                                                            Clinical and molecular aspects of psychiatric genetics
  • Gershon, Elliot, M.D.
    Genetics of bipolar manic-depressive illness
  • Grant, Jon, J.D., M.D., M.P.H.                                                          Treatments for compulsive and impulsive behaviors
  • Jacobson, Kristen, Ph.D                                                                  Behavioral genetics of conduct problems, aggression and substance abuse
  • Keedy, Sarah, Ph.D.                                                                       Neurocognitive abnormalities and treatment changes in psychotic disorders
  • Keenan, Kathryn, Ph.D.
    Individual differences in risk for development of psychopathology
  • King, Andrea, Ph.D. (Research Section Chief and Mission Director)
    Mechanisms underlying vulnerability for substance use disorders
  • Lee, Royce, M.D.  Role of neuropeptides in emotion and stress-related psychiatric disorders              
  •  Sanders, Alan, M.D.                                                                    Genetics factors in major psychiatric disorders and behavioral traits.                                               
  • Vezina, Paul, Ph.D
    Basal ganglia neurobiology and the generation of appetitive behaviors
  • Wildes, Jennifer, Ph.D.                                                               Psychopathology and treatment of eating disorders