Jim Crowley, PhD
Education & Training
- Research Associate (Genetics) University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
- Postdoc (Genetics) Duke University
- PhD (Pharmacology) University of Pennsylvania
- BS (Biology) Cornell University
Dr. Crowley’s research focuses on psychiatric genomics and includes molecular genetic, epidemiological and twin studies of several psychiatric disorders, including obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), Tourette syndrome, schizophrenia and anorexia nervosa. He is the lead PI of two international efforts with the goal of accelerating gene discovery for OCD and Tourette syndrome – the Danish OCD and Tourette Study (DOTS) and the Nordic OCD & Related Disorders Consortium (NORDiC). Dr. Crowley is an active member of the Psychiatric Genomics Consortium (PGC).