Andre Der-Avakian, Ph.D. 

Assistant Research Scientist


Contact Information

Biomedical Sciences Building, Room 2052
9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0603
La Jolla, CA 92093-0603
T: (858) 534-3893
F: (858) 534-9917


Andre Der-Avakian, Ph.D. is an Assistant Research Scientist in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of California, San Diego. He graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles with a B.A. in Psychology and received a Ph.D. in Neuroscience and Psychology from the University of Colorado, Boulder. Dr. Der-Avakian received a National Research Service Award from the National Institute of Mental Health to conduct a postdoctoral fellowship investigating stress-induced reward deficits relating to depression and other mood disorders at the University of California, San Diego and the VA San Diego Medical Center.

Research Interests

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