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Faculty, Staff & Researchers

Executive Committee

 

PEAR

Contact

Program of Excellence in Addictions
Research (PEAR)

Washington State University
P.O. Box 1495
Spokane, WA 99210
pear@wsu.edu

Faculty Researchers

Affiliate Research Faculty indicates non-WSU faculty

Researchers (past & present)

Below is only a partial list of PEAR-affiliated researchers because many off- and on-site research coordinator positions change frequently depending on projects needs and funding. For example, we have several research coordinators conducting clinical trials in rural locations.

Present

  • Crystal Lederhos Smith, BS, MA (2013 – ) – currently pursuing a PhD in Prevention Science and assisting with several different projects throughout PEAR
  • Olivia Brooks, MS (2018 – ) – currently a Research Associate for the WSU College of Nursing

Past

  • Amanda Lamp, PhD, Prevention Science, WSU (2018) – currently an Assistant Research Professor for the WSU College of Medicine
  • Michael Orr, BA, BS (2014 – 2018) currently pursuing a PhD in Clinical Psychology
  • Arlana Byers, BSN, RN (2009-2012) – currently a practicing nurse
  • Sarah Genung, BA (2014 – 2015 ) – past research assistant and currently pursuing a path in Clinical Science
  • Laura Hoeg, BS (2012) – currently pursuing medical school
  • Courtney Lewis, BSN, RN (2012-2013) – currently a practicing nurse
  • Andrew Pereria, BS (2013-2014) – currently pursuing a PhD in Counseling Psychology
  • Becky Shorr, BSN, RN (2010-2012) – currently a practicing nurse
  • Lora Wu, PhD (2008-2010) – Clinical Psychology graduate student
  • Sharon Sowell, PhD (2008-2012) – Clinical Psychology graduate student
  • Jennifer Cameron, PhD (2011-2012) – Clinical psychologist, postdoctoral fellow
  • Robert Packer, PhD (2009-2012) – Experimental Psychology graduate student, currently an assistant professor
  • Kylee Probert, BA (2014 – ) – currently assisting with the Collaborative Action Toward Community Health (CATCH) Center projects
  • Kara Sale, BSN, RN (2013) – currently a practicing nurse
  • Joshua Smith, BA (2012-2014) – Clinical Psychology graduate student