Rita Fuchs Lokensgard, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Psychology and Curriculum in Neurobiology



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Department of Psychology
University of North Carolina
CB# 3270, 121 Davie Hall
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-3270

Phone: 919-843-9112
Fax: 919-962-2537
e-Mail: rfuchs@email.unc.edu


Lab Meetings: Our Fall 2009 lab meetings will be held on Tuesdays from 2-4 pm.

Prospective graduate students:  The Fuchs lab accepts applications from potential graduate students through the Psychology Ph.D. Program and through the BBSP Program (Curriculum in Neurobiology).  If you need additional information, please e-mail Dr. Fuchs Lokensgard or other members of the lab.

Prospective undergraduate research assistants:  Sophomore and Junior undergraduate students can apply to gain research experience in the Fuchs lab as volunteer research assistants, Independent Study students (Psyc 395), or Honors thesis students.  All students will have the opportunity to participate in every aspect of our studies, including experimental design, surgeries, behavioral testing, histological and molecular assays, image analysis, and data analysis.  This is an excellent opportunity for prospective graduate and medical students.  To maximize your learning experience, we would like you to join us in research at least 9 h/week and to attend our weekly lab meetings.  To apply for this position, please send your resume and unofficial transcripts to Dr. Fuchs Lokensgard.