Paul F. Daley, Ph.D.

Dr. Daley has over 30 years experience in analytical toxicology and environmental sciences. He has over sixty publications in integrated pest management, plant photosynthesis, environmental chemistry, and instrumentation for carbon isotope analysis. He is a consultant with Steep Hill Laboratory, the nation’s first medicinal Cannabis testing lab, where he assisted in method development for cannabinoid analysis, instrumentation optimization, and isolation of rare cannabinoids. He is the Research Director and Chemist at the Alexander Shulgin Research Institute in Lafayette, CA, where his work focuses on the chemistry and pharmacology of psychedelic drugs. He co-authored The Shulgin Index, Volume One: Psychedelic Phenethylamines and Related Compounds, published by Transform Press in 2011. He is also a founding partner and Chief Technical Officer of Essential Medicinals, a medicinal Cannabis concentrates producer.