Sam A. Golden
Dept.: Assistant Professor, Department of Biological Structure, Center For Excellence on the Neurobiology of Addiction, Pain and Emotion (NAPE)
Neuroscience Focus Groups: Neural Circuits, Behavioral Neuroscience, Disorders of the Nervous System
Focuses on cellular, circuit, and whole brain mechanisms underlying social motivation, with an emphasis on appetitive aggression and its interaction with neuropsychiatric disorders such as addiction and depression.