Office of the Director

George F. Koob, Director

Patricia Powell, Deputy Director/Associate Director for Scientific Initiatives

Vicki Buckley, Executive Officer/Associate Director for Administration

Office of Extramural Activities

Abraham Bautista, Director

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

Office of Science Policy and Communications

Bridget Williams-Simmons

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

Office of Resource Management

Vicki Buckley

  • Administrative Services Branch:  Karen Harrington
  • 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, Director
     • Epidemiology and Biometry Branch: S.P. Chou (Acting)

Division of Metabolism and Health Effects

M. Katherine Jung, Director

Division of Neuroscience and Behavior

Antonio Noronha, Director

Division of Medications Development 

Raye Litten (Acting)

Division of Treatment and Recovery Research

Raye Litten (Acting)


Updated: Jan 2020