Scott H. Kollins, Ph.D.
Director, Duke ADHD Program
Department of Psychiatry
Duke University Medical Center
Dr. Kollins is a tenured Associate Professor of Psychiatry at Duke University Medical Center and Director of the Duke ADHD Program.
Dr. Kollins received his undergraduate degree in psychology from Duke University in 1992 and earned his Master’s and Doctorate degrees in Clinical Psychology from Auburn University. He completed his clinical internship at the University of Mississippi Medical Center before serving on the faculty of the Department of Psychology at Western Michigan University for three years.
Dr. Kollins joined the Duke faculty in 2000 and has published over 100 scientific papers in peer-reviewed journals. His research has been consistently funded by a range of federal and industry sources, including the National Institute on Drug Abuse, the National Institute on Mental Health, and the National Institute of Environmental and Health Sciences. Dr. Kollins is a member of both the College on Problems of Drug Dependence and the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology. He is a licensed clinical psychologist and maintains a practice through the ADHD Program’s outpatient clinic. Dr. Kollins’ research interests are in the areas of psychopharmacology and the intersection of ADHD and substance abuse, particularly cigarette smoking.