Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
Secondary Appointment Faculty
Peter Kalivas, Ph.D.
Dr. Peter W. Kalivas received his B.S. in Biology from Western Washington University and his Ph.D. in Pharmacology from the University of Washington. He completed post-doctoral work at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, concentrating on Neuropharmacology. He is co-chair of the Department of Neurosciences with a secondary appointment in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. Dr. Kalivas is a member of the Scientific Advisory Council at NIDA, current recipient of a Merit Award from NIH, and is a Distinguished University Professor.