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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.

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