Team & Research Affiliates

Core Faculty & Staff

Lia Nower, JD, PhD
Professor and Director
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Jackie F. Stanmyre, MSW, LCSW, LCADC
Assistant Director and Research Associate
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Vivien (Wen Li) Anthony, PhD 
Associate Professor and Scientific Director for Video Gaming and eSports
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Mark van der Maas, PhD 
Assistant Professor and Research Associate
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Ryan DiMeglio, MSW, LCSW, LCADC
Teaching Instructor and Program Coordinator, Addiction Counselor Training (ACT) Certificate Program

E. A. Peters
Research Analyst

Student Associates

Ray Cho, PhD 
Postdoctoral Research Associate
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Alex Cohen
Research Assistant

Andrew Kim
Research Assistant

National & International Research Affiliates

Alex Blaszczynski, PhD
Professor and Chair Emeritus, Department of Psychology 
Founder, Gambling Treatment & Research Clinic 
University of Sydney 

Jeffrey Derevensky, PhD
James McGill Professor, Department of Educational and Counselling Psychology 
Professor, Department of Psychiatry Director, International Centre for Youth Gambling Problems and High-risk Behaviours 

Sally Gainsbury, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology 
Director, Gambling Treatment & Research Clinic; Director, Technology Addiction Team, Brain & Mind Centre 
University of Sydney 

Jamey Lister, PhD
Assistant Professor, School of Social Work 
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey 

Devin Mills, PhD
Assistant Professor, Community, Family and Addiction Sciences 
Texas Tech University 

Caterina Primi, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Neuroscience, Psychology, Drug Area and Child Health 
University of Florence