Catharine Fairbairn, Ph.D.

Principal Investigator

cfairbai Dr. Fairbairn earned her Ph.D. in clinical and health psychology from the University of Pittsburgh in 2015. She began working with individuals with alcohol problems in 2004 in New York City, and has since been consistently working to build the understanding of addictions through her research and applied work at major research institutions across the country and around the world. She is currently an assistant professor of clinical psychology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Her research takes a multi-method approach to exploring the role of basic social and affective processes in alcohol use.

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