Jordan Smoller

Dr. Jordan Smoller is associate vice chair of the MGH Department of Psychiatry and director of psychiatric genetics. He is professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and professor in the Department of Epidemiology at the Harvard School of Public Health in Boston. He is director of the Psychiatric and Neurodevelopmental Genetics Unit (PNGU) in the MGH Center for Human Genetics Research. Dr. Smoller also serves as co-director of the Genetics and Genomics Unit of the MGH Clinical Research Program. At Harvard Medical School, he is director of the Translational Genetics and Bioinformatics Program of the Harvard Catalyst. He is also science director of the Science of Health and Development Initiative at the Center on the Developing Child at Harvard University. Dr. Smoller is an associate member of the Broad Institute and a senior scientist at the Broad’s Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research. He is the author of The Other Side of Normal (William Morrow/HarperCollins, 2012).