Maurice Elias

Professor
Department of Psychology
School of Arts and Sciences

Key topics: Parenting, emotional intelligence, education reform, character education, the achievement gap, prevention of bullying, violence, substance abuse, and related problem behaviors, impact of media on children, Jewish education and Jewish identity

Maurice J. Elias, Ph.D., is president of the International Society for Community Research and Action and Division of Community Psychology of the American Psychological Association. He is also a Leadership Team founding member for the…

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Marc Steinberg

Associate Professor
Psychiatry
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Key topics: tobacco, smoking cessation, motivational interviewing, cognitive behavioral therapy

Dr. Marc Steinberg is Associate Professor at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Associate Director of the Division of Addiction Psychiatry. He is a clinical psychologist and his research focuses on cognitive behavioral approaches to…

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Jay Tischfield

Professor
Department of Genetics
School of Arts and Sciences

Key topics: Genetics, medical genetics, gene disorders, genetically linked diseases, genetics of psychiatric disorders, large-scale genetics, complex human diseases, genetics of alcoholism.

Jay A. Tischfield, Ph.D., is a well-known authority in the genetics field. He directs the Rutgers University Cell and DNA Repository, the largest university-based repository in the world.

A diplomat of the American Board of Medical…

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Arthur Tomie

Associate Professor
Department of Psychology and Center of Alcohol Studies
School of Arts and Sciences

Key topics: Psychology, behavioral neuroscience, alcohol studies

Professor Tomie is an addiction research scientist. He is interested in the early stages of the drug addiction process, when drug use slips out of control.  Professor Tomie is particularly interested in boosting awareness in young people of…

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