The interdisciplinary program faculty consists of members from both SDSU and UC San Diego.
Dr. Dan Werb, UCSD professor and faculty member of the IRSU joint doctoral program, has been named as the program's Associate Director. Congratulations, Dr. Werb!
BREAKING: On Nov. 17, 2016, the US Surgeon General issued a landmark report on the problem of addiction to alcohol and prescription and non-prescription drugs.
The research-focused PhD program provides tomorrow's leaders with the research skills to advance substance use interventions, programs and policies.
The interdisciplinary program builds on mutual and complementary strengths of faculty at both institutions.
The PhD program is one of the first in the nation to focus on substance abuse research and the development of programs to prevent and address substance use and misuse.