Jeff Stein

Jeff Stein, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor


Office phone: 540-526-2105

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Jeff Stein is a research assistant professor in the VTCRI Center for Transformative Research on Health Behaviors. His research interests include behavioral economics, neuroeconomics, addiction, obesity, and health behavior.

Education and Training

  • Utah State University: PhD , Psychology
  • University of Kansas: MA , Applied Behavioral Science

Selected Publications

Bickel WK, Moody L, Snider SE, Mellis AM, Stein JS, Quisenberry AJ. (2016). The behavioral economics of tobacco products: Innovations in laboratory methods to inform regulatory science . In: Hanoch Y, Rice T, Barnes A (Ed.), Behavioral Economics and Health Behaviors: Key Concepts and Current Research.

Stein JS, Koffarnus MN, Snider SE, Quisenberry AJ, Bickel WK. (2015). Identification and management of nonsystematic purchase-task data: Toward best practice. Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology .

Stein JS, Renda CR, Hinnenkamp JE, Madden GJ. (2015). Impulsive choice, alcohol consumption, and pre-exposure to delayed rewards: II. Potential Mechanisms. Journal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior 103(1): 33-49.