Ryan Bachtell

Assistant Professor
Psychology & Neuroscience
303-492-2305

Department of Psychology and Neuroscience
University of Colorado Boulder
345 UCB
Boulder, CO 8030-0447

Research Interests

Professor Bachtell’s research focuses on the neurobiology and neurogenetics of drug addiction utilizing behavioral models of addiction such as drug self-administration, place conditioning, drug sensitivity paradigms. Currently, his lab is interested in the predictive role of dopamine D2 receptor function in psychostimulant sensitivity, reward and relapse.