Kristen Delevich

Kristen Delevich

Assistant Professor, Integrative Physiology & Neuroscience 509-335-4829 VETERINARY AND BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH BUILDING 1815 NE FERDINAND'S LN

Dr. Kristen Delevich completed a B.Sc. in Neuroscience and Philosophy in 2009 at the University of Pittsburgh. She then went on to complete a Ph.D in Biological Sciences in 2015 at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. She was then a postdoctoral fellow at UC Berkeley in the Psychology department and Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute until 2021 when she started her faculty position at Washington State University.

Affiliate and Adjunct Appointments

  • Affiliate, Center for Reproductive Biology


  • PhD, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, 2015

Research Interest

  • Puberty
  • Adolescent brain development
  • Reward/motivation
  • Decision making