Jason Ramirez, PhD

Personal Statement

I came to the University of Washington in 2014 as a postdoctoral fellow supported by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism and has been faculty here since 2016. My research interests include examination of cognitive and psychosocial processes thought to underlie substance misuse predominantly among adolescents and young adults. Support for my work has been provided by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, the National Institute on Drug Abuse, and by the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute at the University of Washington.


PhD, Experimental Psychology, Brown University, 2010-2014
MS, Experimental Psychology, Brown University, 2008-2010
BS, Psychology, University of Vermont, 2001-2005

Department Affiliations

Recent Publications

Can I see some ID? Examining validity of the marijuana purchase task among late adolescent cannabis users.
(2023 Feb)
Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 31(1): 238-247
Schultz NR, Aston ER, Metrik J, Ramirez JJ

Daily-level associations between sleep duration and next-day alcohol and cannabis craving and use in young adults.
(2022 Sep)
Addict Behav 132(): 107367
Graupensperger S, Fairlie AM, Ramirez JJ, Calhoun BH, Patrick ME, Lee CM

Trends in Alcohol, Cigarette, E-Cigarette, and Nonprescribed Pain Reliever Use Among Young Adults in Washington State After Legalization of Nonmedical Cannabis.
(2022 Jul)
J Adolesc Health 71(1): 47-54
Fleming CB, Ramirez JJ, Rhew IC, Hultgren BA, Hanson KG, Larimer ME, Dilley JA, Kilmer JR, Guttmannova K

Examining daily associations between mental health symptoms and simultaneous alcohol and marijuana use and consequences among young adults.
(2022 Jun)
Psychol Addict Behav 36(4): 410-418
Patrick ME, Ramirez JJ, Cadigan JM, Graupensperger S, Walukevich-Dienst K, Rhew IC, Rinehart L, Lee CM

Is the COVID-19 Pandemic a High-Risk Period for College Student Alcohol Use? A Comparison of Three Spring Semesters.
(2021 Apr)
Alcohol Clin Exp Res 45(4): 854-863
Jaffe AE, Kumar SA, Ramirez JJ, DiLillo D

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