Associate Professor • Associate Chair, Director of Graduate Studies
Psychology and Neuroscience • Center for Neuroscience • Institute for Behavioral Genetics

Office: Muenzinger D446C

Education: PhD, Oregon Health and Science University, 2004

Research Interests: Identification of molecular substrates in specific neural circuits that contribute to increased propensity for drug relapse; determining the contribution of altered affective states (i.e., depression, anxiety, reward) during drug withdrawal on relapse. 

Professor Bachtell is also a member of the Behavioral Genetics Program Area.