kenneth wright, phd.

Dr. Kenneth Wright has been invaluable to Axon’s research and development efforts. Wright, an Assistant Professor in the Department of Integrative Physiology at the University of Colorado at Boulder, and Director of the University's Sleep & Chronobiology Lab, has more than 20 years of research experience in the physiology of the human circadian timing system and its influence on behavior. He served as Instructor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and the Associate Neuroscientist in the Division of Sleep Medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, where he worked alongside the renowned sleep scientist, Dr. Charles Czeisler. In 2005, Dr. Wright received the prestigious J. Christian Gillin, M.D. Research Award from the Sleep Research Society Foundation. Wright holds a B.Sc. degree in Psychology from the University of Arizona, and an M.A. in Psychology and Ph.D. in Behavioral Neuroscience from Bowling Green State University.