Academics

Natashia Swalve

Title

Assistant Professor

Discipline

Psychology

Educational Background

  • Ph.D. Psychology, Neuroscience and Behavior, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • M.A. Psychology, Neuroscience and Behavior, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • B.A. Psychology, Winona State University, Winona, MN

I am...

 a neuroscientist with a specialization in drugs of abuse. I am curious about how we talk about drug abuse in the media, how we develop new ways of treating drug addiction and how we can understand the mechanisms behind why we take drugs, both legal and illegal. 

Rank

Assistant Professor

My career at Alma began in

2016

My expertise:

drugs of abuse, animal models of mental disorders, psychopharmacology

Signature course(s):

Psychopharmacology