Office of the Director

George Koob, Director
Kenneth Warren, Deputy Director
Vivian Faden, Associate Director for Behavioral Research
Vicki Buckley, Acting Executive Officer/Associate Director for Administration
Patricia Powell, Associate Director for Scientific Initiatives


Office of Extramural Activities

Abraham Bautista 

  • Extramural Project Review Branch:  Ranga Srinivas  
  • Grants Management Branch:  Judy Fox


Office of Science Policy and Communications

Vivian Faden

  • Communications and Public Liaison Branch:  Fred Donodeo
  • Science Policy Branch: Bridget Williams-Simmons


Office of Resource Management

Vicki Buckley (Acting)

  • Administrative Services Branch:  Erin Manor
  • Ethics and Management Analysis Branch:  Amy Matush 
  • Financial Management Branch:  Judit O’Connor
  • Information Technology Branch:  Jonathan Folkers


Division of Intramural Clinical and Biological Research

George Kunos, Director


Division of Epidemiology and Prevention Research

Ralph Hingson
     • Epidemiology and Biometry Branch: Bridget Grant


Division of Metabolism and Health Effects

Gary Murray (Acting)


Division of Neuroscience and Behavior

Antonio Noronha


Division of Medications Development 

Raye Litten (Acting)


Division of Treatment and Recovery Research

Robert Huebner (Acting)





Updated: October 2015