Michael Kohn, Ph.D.
Dr. Michael Kohn received his Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering in l974 from the New York University School of Engineering. He joined the Nathan Kline Institute in 1957, as a member of the Biocybernetic laboratory. In 1970, he became head of the bioengineering laboratory and in 1982, he was appointed as Chief of the Research Support Division, a position which he holds at present. Dr. Kohn was a member of the Executive Board of the Council of Research Scientists and is a Member and Secretary of the Board of Directors of the Research Foundation of Mental Hygiene since 1978. During his past 60 years of service, he has served on a number of different ad hoc committees of OMH representing NKI and the research community as a whole. Dr. Kohn has over 30 publications in various scientific journals and holds an academic appointment as an Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at New York University.