Neuropharmacological and behavioral approaches are combined to explore the relationship between the biology of the organism and its behavior. Research in the department incorporates neurochemical, immunohistochemical, molecular and genetic techniques to determine causation of behavior from numerous perspectives, in collaboration with faculty in the Department of Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience (IPN).
Associated Faculty: Henricks, McLaughlin, Morgan, Quock
Research interests within this area:
Addictions (Henricks, McLaughlin, Morgan, Quock)
Cannabis (Henricks, McLaughlin, Morgan)
Pain (Morgan, Quock)