Catharine Fairbairn, Ph.D.

Principal Investigator

cfairbaiI began working with individuals with alcohol problems in 2004 in New York City. I have since been consistently working to build the understanding of addictions through my research and applied work at major research institutions across the country and around the world.  In recognition of my alcohol research, I was named a Rising Star by the Association for Psychological Science, a Lincoln Excellence Assistant Professor by the University of Illinois, and was the 2020 recipient of the Early Career Investigator award from the Research Society on Alcoholism.