Craig Berridge | Principal Investigator

Professor, Department of Psychology
Ph.D. 1988, University of Florida

My research focuses on the neurobiology of stress, arousal and cognitive enhancers used in the treatment of ADHD. We take a multidisciplinary approach that includes anatomical, neurochemical, behavioral, electrophysiological and computational methods. Much of our current work is focused on understanding the neurotransmitter and circuit mechanisms through which ADHD-related drugs and stress alter higher cognitive function dependent on the prefrontal cortex and extended frontostriatal circuitry.

Currently there are 3 main themes: