Gregg Roman serves as an Associate Professor of biology and biochemistry, the Director of Biology of the Behavior Institute, and the Policy Leader for the Cell and Molecular Biology Division, Department of Biology and Biochemistry, the University of Houston, Houston, TX, USA. He obtained a Ph.D. degree in cell and molecular biology from the University of Pennsylvania, USA, and an M.S. degree in genetics from the University of New Hampshire. His research focuses on the molecular and neural mechanisms of complex behaviors including the exploration and the habituation of novelty, responses to anxiogenic and fearful stimuli, learning and memory formation, and the rewarding properties of alcohol. His work primarily involves Drosophila melanogaster.
Biography Updated on 18 July 2012