Marilyn Piccirillo, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Department(s) Psychiatry


Dr. Marilyn Piccirillo is a licensed psychologist and an incoming Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at Rutgers University-New Brunswick. She also will be joining the Core Faculty in the Rutgers Brain Health Institute as a member of the Rutgers Addiction Research Center. Dr. Piccirillo uses person-centered (or precision medicine) frameworks to study factors that motivate or maintain substance use problems, particularly among individuals with co-occurring anxiety and stress. She is particularly interested in using digital technology tools to optimize the design and delivery of treatments for substance use problems and addiction.