Michael Fanselow

Michael Fanselow

(310) 206-3891

Franz Hall, #8548
Los Angeles, CA 90095 Franz Hall, #8548
Los Angeles, CA 90095

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(310) 206-5895

Lab Number:
(310) 206-3891


Director, Behavioral Testing Core
Distinguished Professor, Behavioral Neuroscience, Learning and Behavior
Professor, Psychology, Hatos Center for Neuropharmacology
Member, Brain Research Institute, Neuroscience GPB Home Area

Michael S. Fanselow is a Professor in the Department of Psychology at U.C.L.A. and has held academic appointments at Rennselaer Polytechnic Institute and Dartmouth College before coming to UCLA in 1987. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Washington and received the Edwin B Newman Award for Excellence in Research for his dissertation work there. He has also received the Early Career Distinguished Scientific Contribution Award and the D. O. Hebb Award from the American Psychological Association and the Troland Award from the National Academy of Science. He was elected President of the American Psychological Association’s Division of Behavioral Neuroscience and Comparative Psychology and President of the Pavlovian Society. He currently holds positions as the Staglin Family Chair and the Director of the Staglin Music Festival Center for Brain & Behavioral Health.


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