Rick Doblin

Founder and Executive Director, MAPS

Rick Doblin, Ph.D., is the founder and executive director of the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS). Founded in 1986, MAPS is a non-profit research and educational organization that has been revolutionary in supporting the development of medical, legal, and cultural frameworks for cannabis and psychedelics. He received his doctorate in Public Policy from Harvard's Kennedy School of Government and his undergraduate thesis at New College of Florida was a 25-year follow-up to the classic Good Friday Experiment.