Office: 1090 SWKT
Phone: 801-422-7949
Daniel Kay, Assistant Professor

Department: Psychology



Dr. Kay has been doing sleep research since 2003. His work on sleep spans the translations spectrum from basic to clinical research. He is activity doing research to uncover the pathophysiology of insomnia and the mechanisms through which insomnia confers risk for mood disorders and suicide.


  • Ph.D., University of Florida, 2013
  • M.S., University of Florida, 2009
  • B.S., Washington State University, 2006

Research Interests

Sleep, Insomnia, Cognition, Memory, Mood Disorders, Cognitive Aging

Professional Affiliations

  • Society of Behavioral Sleep Medicine
  • Sleep Research Society
  • American Academy of Sleep Medicine