Dr. Gilbert is a member of the Association for Psychological Science and was elected a Fellow of the Association in 2010. He belongs to the Association for Chemoreception Sciences and the European Chemoreception Research Organization, and is on the advisory boards of Aromyx Corporation and the Institute for Art and Olfaction.
Dr. Gilbert received his undergraduate degree in psychology from the University of California, Berkeley, and his M.A. in biology and PhD. in psychology from the University of Pennsylvania.