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Roxanne Prichard

Professor of Psychology & Neuroscience Program
Ph.D., Neuroscience, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Wisconsin, 2004
(651) 962-5043
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(800) 328-6819, Ext. 2-5043
2115 Summit Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105

Academic History
Ph.D., Neuroscience, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Wisconsin, 2004
B.A., Biopsychology, Transylvania University, Lexington, Kentucky, 1998

Sleep and Circadian Rhythms

Selected Publications

Prichard JR and Cornett-Murtada.  Music and the mind:  A new interdisciplinary course on the
  science of musical experience. Journal of Undergraduate Neuroscience Education: Spring 2011.
Lund HG, Reider BL, Whiting AB, Prichard JR.  (2010).  Sleep Patterns and Predictors of Disturbed
  Sleep in a Large Population of College Students.  Journal of Adolescent Health, 46: 124-32.

Prichard JR, Armacanqui HS, Benca RM, Behan M. (2007). Light-dependent retinal innervation of
  the rat superior colliculus. Anatomical Record, 290 (3), 341-348.

Prichard JR, Armacanqui HS, Benca RM and Behan M. (2007)  Light-dependent retinal intervation
  or the rat superior colliculus.  Anatomical Record.  (in press)

Prichard JR.  "Writing to Learn:  An Evaluation of the Calibrated Peer Review (TM) Program in Two
  Neuroscience Courses."  Journal of Undergraduate Neuroscience Education.  Fall 2005.

Prichard JR, Fahy J, Obermeyer WH, Behan M, and Benca RM.  (2004) Sleep-wakefulness
  responses to light are shaped by early experience.  Behavioral Neuroscience, 118:  1262-73.

Prichard JR, Stoffel RT, Quimby DL, Obermeyer WH, Benca RM and Behan M.  (2002) Fos
  immunoreactivity in rat subcortical visual shell in response to illuminance changes.
  Neuroscience, 114: 781-794.

Brueckner JK, AShby LP, Prichard JR and Porter JD.  (1999)  Vestibulo-ocular pathways
  modulate extraocular muscle myosin expression patterns.  Cell and Tissue Research, 295: 477-484 .

Professional Memberships
Society for Neuroscience
Faculty for Undergraduate Neuroscience
Sleep Research Society


Spring 2019 Courses

Spring 2019 Courses
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PSYC 298 - 01 Topics: Gender & Neuroscience M - W - - - - 1335 - 1510 JRC LL62

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1335 - 1510



Course Registration Number:

22599 (View in ClassFinder)

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Jennifer R. Prichard

The subject matter of these courses will vary from year to year, but will not duplicate existing courses. Descriptions of these courses are available in the Searchable Class Schedule on Murphy Online, View Searchable Class Schedule

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