James J. Galligan, PhD
Neuroscience Program Director
Professor, Pharmacology and Toxicology
Ph.D., 1983, University of Arizona
NEU 302 Introduction to Neuroscience II (Spring of every year)
Survey of brain-based behavioral and cognitive systems and related human diseases.
NEU 440 Synaptic Transmission (Spring of even years)
Chemical and electrical aspects of nerve impulse transmission at synaptic and neuroeffector junctions. Influence of drugs.
NEU 845 Neuroscience of Drug Use and Human Disorders (Online spring of every year, starting spring 2017)
Introduction to the neurochemical basis of human disorders and how drugs are used to treat these disorders.
NEU 847 Development of the Nervous System (Online fall of every year)
Introduction to processes involved in the development of the nervous systems and their clinical application