Faculty Profile

Anthony Rauhut

Associate Professor of Psychology (2002)

Contact Information

rauhuta@dickinson.edu

Kaufman Hall Room 173
717.245.1079
http://users.dickinson.edu/~rauhuta/rauhut/

Bio

Professor Rauhut's program of research involves using animal models to understand the behavioral and neurobiological mechanisms underlying the comorbidity of depression and drug dependence.

Education

  • B.A., St. Louis University, 1993
  • Ph.D., University of Massachusetts-Amherst, 1999

2017-2018 Academic Year

Fall 2017

PSYC 210 Analysis of Psychological Data

Spring 2018

PSYC 315 Rsch Meth in Drugs & Behavior
This integrated lecture-laboratory course will review the mechanisms by which various classes of drugs (e.g., antidepressants) interact with the central nervous system to alter behavior. In the laboratory component, methodologies employed by behavioral pharmacologists to study the effects of drugs on behavior will be reviewed. Several hands-on projects will be conducted throughout the semester. Three hours of lecture will be complemented by three hours of laboratory a week.Prerequisites: PSYC 110, 125, 130 or 165, PSYC 201 & 202 or 210 & 211; OR BIOL 124, PSYC 125 and NRSC 200.