Jared Minkel, Ph.D.

2010-present               Duke University, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience                                                              
                                    Advisor: Ahmad Hariri, PhD
                                    Laboratory of NeuroGenetics

2010                            University of Pennsylvania, Clinic Psychology                                       PhD, 2010                                                 
                                    Advisor: David F. Dinges, PhD
                                    Unit for Experimental Psychiatry

2002-2004                   Stanford Medical School and VA Palo Alto, Center for Health Care Evaluation                                                                                         
                                    Advisors: Keith N. Humphreys and Jodie A. Trafton, PhD

2002                            University of California, Berkeley, Psychology                                       BA, 2002                                       
                                    Undergraduate Mentor: Joseph J. Campos

2009-2010                   Duke University, School of Medicine, Internship in Clinical Psychology                                                                                         
                                    Supervisors: Zachary Rosenthal, PhD, Clive Robins, PhD, Jill Compton, PhD

2008-2009                   Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) - Treatment of Pediatric Sleep Disorders, Advanced Practicum

Supervisor: Jodi Mindell, PhD

University of Pennsylvania Medical Center and Philadelphia VA Hospital, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia
Supervisor: Philip Gehrman, PhD


2007-2008                   University of Pennsylvania, Depression Research Unit, Cognitive Therapy for Depression, Practicum                                                                          

Supervisor: Robert J. DeRubeis, PhD

2007-2007                   University of Pennsylvania Training in Behavior Therapy, Practicum
                                    Supervisor: Alan Goldstein, PhD

National Research Service Award (NRSA)                                                     2008-2009
Early Career Distinguished Research Award, Behavioral Sleep Medicine    2010                                                                                       
Wisconsin Emotion Symposium, Research Fellow                                        2006, 2007, 2008
Sleep Research Study Travel Award                                                              2005, 2007, 2008
Fellowship to attend the 58th Conference of Nobel Laureates                    2007

1. Minkel, J.D., Htaik, O., Banks, S., Dinges, D.F. (in press). Emotional expressiveness in sleep deprived healthy adults. Behavioral Sleep Medicine.

2. Minkel J.D., Dinges D.F. (2009). Human Circadian Rhythms: Circadian rhythms in sleepiness, alertness, and performance. New Encyclopedia of Neuroscience. (Larry R. Squire, senior editor) Elsevier.

3. Minkel J.D., Banks S., Dinges D.F. (2009). Sleep Deprivation and Behavior. New Encyclopedia of Neuroscience. (Larry R. Squire, senior editor) Elsevier.

4. Trafton JA, Minkel J.D., Humphreys KN. (2006) Patients with Post-traumatic Stress Disorder respond well to Opioid Replacement Therapy. Journal of Studies on Alcohol. 67(2).

5. Trafton JA, Minkel J.D., Humphreys K. (2006) Determining Effective Methadone Doses for Individual Opioid Dependent Patients. PLoS Medicine. Feb 7;3(3):e80

6. Trafton J.A., Oliva E.M., Horst D.A., Minkel J.D., Humphreys KN. (2004) Treatment needs associated with pain in substance use disorders patients: Implications for treatment as a dual diagnosis. Drug and Alcohol Dependence 73(23-31).

7. Trafton J.A., Minkel J.D., Oliva E., Horst D.H. (2003) Long-term efficacy of interventions to reduce substance use behaviors. In: Best Practices in the Behavioral Management of Chronic Disease Volume 1. (Trafton JA and Gordon W eds.) Institute for Disease Management: Los Altos, CA.


Minkel J, Banks S, Htaik O, Dinges D. (2008) Sleep deprivation decreases positive facial displays in response to amusing film clips. SLEEP Volume: 31 Pages: A133-A133 Supplement: Suppl. S

2. Minkel J, McGlinchey E, Caruso H, Ecker E, William J, Banks S, Dinges D. (2007) Sleep deprivation and stress have additive effects on negative mood states. SLEEP 30: A135-A135 Suppl. S.

3. McGlinchey EL, Banks S, Minkel JD, Dinges, DF. (2006) Effect of introversion-extroversion on mood during chronic sleep restriction. SLEEP 29: A378-A378 1103 Suppl. S

4. Minkel J, Banks S, McGlinchey EL, Dinges, DF. (2005) Relationships among mood and neurocognitive tasks after five nights of partial sleep deprivation. SLEEP 28: A129-A129 Suppl. S

5. McGlinchey EL, Banks S, Minkel JD, Dinges, DF. (2005) Effect of chronic sleep restriction on pre-frontal cortex functioning and its relationship to IQ and personality. SLEEP 28: A349-A349 1029 Suppl. S.