University Lecturer (jointly with the Department of Psychiatry)
Director of Studies in Neurobiology, Psychology and Pre-clinical Medicine, St Catharine’s College
Jeff Dalley is interested in taking PhD students.
Behavioural neuroscience; frontal striatal systems; neuromodulation; psychopharmacology; MRI/PET; in-vivo electrophysiology; brain mechanisms underlying impulsivity, compulsivity, and predisposition to drug addiction.
Collaborators outside this directory
- Professor Angela C. Roberts
- Professor Ole Paulsen
- Professor Simon Gibbons
- Dr Franklin Aigbirhio
- Dr Tim Fryer
- Dr Adrian Carpenter
- Professor Tim Aitman
- Professor Glenda Gillies
- Professor Gunter Schumann
- Economidou D, Theobald DE, Robbins TW, Everitt BJ, Dalley JW (2012) Norepinephrine and dopamine modulate impulsivity on the five-choice serial reaction time task through opponent actions in the shell and core sub-regions of the nucleus accumbens. Neuropsychopharmacology (in press).
- Dalley JW, Everitt BJ, Robbins TW (2011) Impulsivity, compulsivity, and top-down cognitive control. Neuron 69(4): 680-94.
- Besson M, Belin D, McNamara R, Theobald DE, Castel A, Beckett VL, Crittenden BM, Newman AH, Everitt BJ, Robbins TW, Dalley JW (2010) Dissociable control of impulsivity in rats by dopamine D2/3 receptors in the core and shell subregions of the nucleus accumbens. Neuropsychopharmacology 35: 560-569.
- Dalley JW, Fryer TD, Brichard L, Robinson ESJ, Theobald DEH, Lääne K, Pena Y, Murphy ER, Shah Y, Probst K, Abakumova I, Aigbirhio FI, Richards HK, Hong Y, Baron J-C, Everitt BJ and Robbins TW (2007) Nucleus accumbens D2/3 receptors predict trait impulsivity and cocaine reinforcement. Science 315(5816): 1267-1270.