Associate Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
University of Washington
Dr. Jason Kilmerall received his Ph.D. in clinical psychology from the University of Washington in 1997, and currently works at the University of Washington in both a student affairs and a research capacity. Jason is an associate professor in psychiatry and behavioral sciences, and serves as an investigator on several studies evaluating prevention and intervention efforts for alcohol, marijuana, and other drug use by college students. He is also the assistant director of health and wellness for alcohol and other drug education in the division of student life, working with different areas across campus (including health, counseling, Greek life, residence life, and intercollegiate athletics) to increase student access to evidence-based approaches. Jason also serves as the chairperson of Washington's College Coalition for Substance Abuse Prevention.
Jason has been project faculty for several national learning collaboratives, including NYU’s National College Depression Partnership, Dartmouth’s National College Health Improvement Program (NCHIP), and the NCAA’s 360 Proof project. He was one of the six members of the development team for the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism’s College Alcohol Intervention Matrix (CollegeAIM), which summarizes individually- and environmentally-focused approaches to reduce the harms associated with college student alcohol use.