William Meil

  • Bill Meil and brainOffice

    Uhler 222

    Office Phone

    724-357-2313

    E-mail

    meil@iup.edu

    Fall 2016 Office Hours 

    • Monday 1:00–2:00 p.m.
    • Tuesday 2:00–4:00 p.m.
    • Thursday 2:00–4:00 p.m.

    How I became interested in Psychology

    The opportunity to apply scientific methods to the study of behavior and the brain

    Areas of Interest

    Psychopharmacology, neuroscience, substance abuse, neuropsychology

    Current Research and Professional Projects

    Changes in frontal lobe function during recovery from drug addiction, neural basis of drug abuse and addiction, substance abuse and treatment in rural areas, influences on peoples’ attributions regarding the causes of addictive behavior and disease

    Degrees/Schools

    BA, 1989, University of Pittsburgh: Psychology (minor in Political Science)

    MA, 1992, University of Hartford: Experimental Psychology (Biopsychology Concentration)

    PhD, 1996, Washington State University: Experimental Psychology (Biopsychology Concentration)

    Courses Taught

    Undergraduate

    Physiological Psychology, Drugs and Behavior, Biopsychology, Research Design and Analysis, General Psychology

    Graduate

    Drugs and Behavior