Director

Joseph A. Schroeder, Associate Professor of Psychology, Director of the Behavioral Neuroscience Program

Joseph A. Schroeder

Associate Professor of Psychology, Director of the Behavioral Neuroscience Program

Neurobiology of analgesia • The neurobiological mechanisms of psychostimulant related behavior • Animal models of neurodegenerative disease, schizophrenia and drug abuse • Heavy metal neurotoxicity • Spatial navigation learning and memory • Development of zebrafish behavioral pharmacology models


Faculty

Ruth E. Grahn, Associate Professor of Psychology

Ruth E. Grahn

Associate Professor of Psychology

Impact of stress on behavior and neural function • Animal models of psychopathology • Role of serotonin in fear/anxiety-related behaviors • Protein immunohistochemistry


Joseph A. Schroeder, Associate Professor of Psychology, Director of the Behavioral Neuroscience Program

Joseph A. Schroeder

Associate Professor of Psychology, Director of the Behavioral Neuroscience Program

Neurobiology of analgesia • The neurobiological mechanisms of psychostimulant related behavior • Animal models of neurodegenerative disease, schizophrenia and drug abuse • Heavy metal neurotoxicity • Spatial navigation learning and memory • Development of zebrafish behavioral pharmacology models


Associated Faculty

Bruce Branchini, Hans and Ella McCollum '21 Vahlteich Professor of Chemistry

Bruce Branchini

Hans and Ella McCollum '21 Vahlteich Professor of Chemistry

Firefly bioluminescence • Development of improved reagents for imaging genetic activity • Synthesis of bioluminescent compounds • Protein nuclear magnetic resonance


Ann S. Devlin, May Buckley Sadowski '19 Professor of Psychology

Ann S. Devlin

May Buckley Sadowski '19 Professor of Psychology

Environmental psychology • Healthcare design • Evidence-based design • Spatial cognition



Martha J. Grossel, Professor of Biology

Martha J. Grossel

Professor of Biology

Molecular biology • Cell biology • Cancer and the cell cycle • Cell cycle regulation


Stephen Loomis, Jean C. Tempel '65 Professor of Biology

Stephen Loomis

Jean C. Tempel '65 Professor of Biology

Comparative biochemistry and physiology • Invertebrate stress physiology • Marine biology • Tropical biology


Staff

Karen Baker

Lab Assistant