President of the University
Departments & OrganizationsSocial & Behavioral HealthCancer Prevention and ControlSchool of Public Health: Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDSEdward Zigler Center in Child Development and Social Policyplay2PREVENTCenter for Nicotine and Tobacco Use Research at Yale (CENTURY)Cancer Prevention and Control
Peter Salovey is the 23rd president of Yale University, the Chris Argyris Professor of Psychology, and professor of Epidemiology and Public Health, where his research on health behavior has focused on the effectiveness of health promotion messages in persuading people to change risky behaviors relevant to cancer and HIV/AIDS. His presidential term began in July 2013.
To read his full biography, please visit http://president.yale.edu/about-president-salovey.
- M.A., Stanford University , 1980
- M.S., Yale University , 1983
- M.Phil., Yale University , 1984
- Ph.D., Yale University , 1986