Skip to Main Navigation. Each navigation link will open a list of sub navigation links.

Skip to Main Content

Apply to the University of Wyoming apply now

Global Resource Navigation

Visit Campus
Download UW Viewbook
Give to UW

Department of Psychology

College of Arts & Sciences

Charles KsirCharlie Ksir

Professor Emeritus

Psychopharmacology; drug policy


Ph.D. at Indiana University 1971 • Bio Sciences Bldg 120


Academic Positions

1978-1979; 1987-1988; 1995-1997, Chair, Department of Psychology

1980, Associate VP Academic Affairs (Acting)

1997-2001, Dean, College of Education

1972- present, Assistant Professor to Professor Emeritus of Psychology at the University of Wyoming

1971-1972, Postdoctoral Fellow - Neurobiology, Worcester Foundation for Experimental Biology


 Research Interests

Psychopharmacology: Substance Use, Abuse, and Dependence Drug Policy Medications for Behavioral Disorders



Drugs, Society & Human Behavior. Ksir C., Hart C. L. & Ray, O. 11th edition, McGraw-Hill, 2006.

Fix Until Broken: A Guide to Destructive Leadership. Ksir, C., Trafford, 2004.

1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
UW Operators (307) 766-1121 | Contact Us | Download Adobe Reader

Twitter Icon Youtube Icon Instagram Icon Facebook Icon

Accreditation | Virtual Tour | Emergency Preparedness | Employment at UW | Gainful Employment | Privacy Policy | Harassment & Discrimination | Accessibility Accessibility information icon