Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry and Human Behavior


Dr. Knopik is Director of the Division of Behavioral Genetics and Professor (Research) in the Departments of Psychiatry & Human Behavior and Behavioral & Social Sciences at Brown University. She received her Ph.D. in Behavioral Genetics from the Institute for Behavioral Genetics and the University of Colorado, Boulder in 2000. She subsequently completed a NIAAA-funded T-32 postdoctoral fellowship in psychiatric genetics and genetic epidemiology at Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis from 2000-2003 and continued on as junior faculty in the Department of Psychiatry at Washington University School of Medicine from 2003-2004. Dr. Knopik joined the faculty at Brown University in 2004.