Research Team

Daniels Lab March 2018

Derek Daniels, Ph.D., Principal Investigator

Daniels18Dr. Daniels is a Professor in the Department of Psychology and the director of the Behavioral Neuroscience Training Program. He is also affiliated with the interdisciplinary program in Neuroscience and the department of Pharmacology & Toxicology.

He received his Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania and did postdoctoral training with Steven Fluharty at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine.

Current Laboratory Members:

K. Linnea Volcko, Graduate Student

Destiny Brakey, Graduate Student

Quinn Carroll, Laboratory Technician

Lab alumni:

Maggie Postolache, M.A.

Kim Plyler, Ph.D.

Jessica Santollo, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Biology, University of Kentucky

Naomi McKay, Ph.D.  Assistant Professor of Psychology, Buffalo State College

Phil Whalen, M.A. Project coordinator, Roswell Park Cancer Institute

Pete Vento, Ph.D. Postdoctoral Fellow, Medical University of South Carolina

Elizabeth Mietlicki-Baase, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, University at Buffalo