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Jennifer Perry

Education

Minneapolis Medical Research Foundation, Minneapolis, Minnesota                   2007 - 2009

            Postdoctoral Fellow, Tobacco Dependence Laboratory

            Advisor: Mark G. LeSage, Ph.D.

University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky                                                         2006 - 2007

            Postdoctoral Scholar, Department of Psychology

            Advisor: Michael T. Bardo, Ph.D.

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota                                                    2002 - 2006

            Ph.D. in Biological Psychology

Dissertation Title: Impulsivity and drug abuse:  Effects of sex and reactivity to nondrug rewards

Advisor: Marilyn E. Carroll, Ph.D.

St. Olaf College, Northfield, Minnesota                                                                     1998 - 2002

B.A. cum laude, Chemistry and Psychology

Concentration: Neuroscience

Contact

Department of Psychology

Kalamazoo College

Kalamazoo, MI 49006

Office: Olds-Upton, Rm. 403D
Phone: (269)-337-5772

FAX: (269)-337-7030

E-Mail: jennifer.perry@kzoo.edu

Courses Taught

 

PSYC 101 General Psychology
PSYC 220 Drugs, Addiction, and Behavior

PSYC 425 Physiological Psych

Memberships/Affiliations

Psi Chi, National Honor Society in Psychology, January 2001-present

Phi Lambda Upsilon, Honorary Chemistry Society, December 2001-present

International Study Group Investigating Drugs as Reinforcers (ISGIDAR), June 2003-present

American Psychological Association (APA), February 2004-present

Division 28 (Psychopharmacology and Substance Abuse)

Bluegrass Chapter, Society for Neuroscience, October 2006-present

College of Problems on Drug Dependence, April 2007-present

Association for Behavior Analysis, April 2007-present

Awards/Honors

American Psychological Association (APA) Division 28 (Psychopharmacology and Substance Abuse)/Wyeth Young Psychopharmacologist Award (2009)

Springer Award for the most frequently cited original investigation published in Psychopharmacology for the paper Impulsivity (delay discounting) as a predictor of acquisition of i.v. cocaine self-administration in female rats (2008)

APA Division 28 (Psychopharmacology and Substance Abuse) Dissertation Award (2008)

University of Minnesota Psychology Department Summer Fellowship (2006)

APA Committee on Animal Research and Ethics Imprinting Award (2006, 2007)

APA Science Directorate Student Award (2004, 2005, 2006)

University of Minnesota Gough Award (2003, 2004, 2005, 2006)

Gloria J. Randahl Fellowship (2005)

The College of Problems on Drug Dependence Early Career Investigator Award (2005)

American Psychological Association Graduate Student (APAGS) Excellence in Campus Leadership Award (June 2005)

Paper cited in the National Institute on Drug Abuse Director’s Report to the National Advisory Council on Drug Abuse, “Impulsivity (Delay Discounting) as a Predictor of Acquisition of i.v. Cocaine Self-Administration.”  (May 2005)

Featured in GradPSYCH Magazine, “Breaking into peer reviews:  Graduate students can often get their feet wet with peer reviews just by asking to contribute.” (March 2006)

University of Minnesota Campbell Fellowship (2004)

U.S. National Committee for Psychology and National Science Foundation Grant (2004)

University of Minnesota Council of Graduate Students (COGS) Award (2004)

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) Young Investigators Award (2004)

International Study Group Investigating Drugs as Reinforcers Student Award (2004)

NIDA Women and Gender Junior Investigator Award (2004)

Service

University of Minnesota

Campus Representative, American Psychological Association Graduate Students        2004 – 2005

Cognitive and Biological Psychology Welcome Weekend Host & Co-coordinator        2004 – 2005

American Psychological Association (APA)

Liaison to Committee on Early Career Psychologists, Division 28                             2007 - present

Division 28 (Psychopharmacology and Substance Abuse) Student Representative        2005 – 2006

Behavioral Neuroscience Representative, APA Science Student Council                       2004 – 2005

Liaison to the Board of Scientific Affairs, APA Science Student Council                        2004 – 2005

Peer Review

Behavioural Pharmacology

Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology

Neuropharmacology

Neuropsychopharmacology

Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior

Psychopharmacology

Community

Brain Awareness Week Participant, Explorium, Lexington, KY                                 March 2007

Brain Awareness Week Presenter, Hillside Elementary School, Brookfield, WI         May 2006

Judge, Anoka-Hennepin District Science Fair, Minneapolis, MN                              January 2006

Publications

1.  Perry, JL, Larson, EB, German, JP, Madden, GJ, Carroll, ME (2005) Impulsivity (delay

discounting) as a predictor of acquisition of i.v. cocaine administration in female

rats. Psychopharmacology, 178: 193-201.

2.  Perry, JL, Normile, LM, Morgan, AD, Carroll, ME (2006) Sex differences in physical

dependence on orally self-administered phencyclidine (PCP) in rhesus monkeys. Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology, 14(1): 68-78.

3.  Perry, JL, Morgan, AD, Anker, JA, Dess, NK, Carroll, ME (2006) Escalation and

reinstatement of i.v. cocaine self-administration in rats selectively bred for high and low saccharin intake. Psychopharmacology, 186: 235-245.

4.  Perry, JL, Anderson, MM, Nelson, SE, Carroll, ME (2007) Acquisition of i.v. cocaine self-

administration in adolescent and adult male rats selectively bred for high and low

saccharin intake. Physiology and Behavior, 91: 126-133.

5.  Perry, JL, Nelson, SE, Anderson, MM, Morgan, AD, Carroll, ME (2007) Impulsivity (delay

discounting) in male and female rats selectively bred for high and low saccharin intake. 

Pharmacology, Biochemistry, & Behavior, 86: 822-837.

6.  Newman, JL, Perry, JL, Carroll, ME (2007) Social stimuli enhance phencyclidine (PCP) self-administration in rhesus monkeys. Pharmacology, Biochemistry, and Behavior, 87:    280-288.

7.  Perry, JL, Nelson, SE, Carroll, ME (2008) Impulsivity (delay discounting) as a predictor of

acquisition of i.v. cocaine self-administration and reinstatement of cocaine-seeking

behavior in male (v female) rats. Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology, 16: 165-177.

8.  Perry, JL, Stairs, DJ, Bardo, MT (2008) Delay discounting and environmental enrichment: 

Effects of d-amphetamine and methylphenidate, Behavioral Brain Research, 193: 48-54.

9.  Carroll, ME, Anker, JJ, Newman, JL, Perry, JL (2008) Delay discounting and drug self-

administration.  In: Impulsivity: Theory, science, and neuroscience of discounting.  GJ

Madden, WK Bickel, and TS Critchfield (eds).  APA Books.

10.  Perry, JL, Carroll, ME (2008) The role of impulsive behavior in drug abuse,

Psychopharmacology, 200: 1-26.

11.  Carroll, ME, Morgan, AD, Anker, JJ, Perry, JL, Dess, NK (2008) Selective breeding for

differential saccharin intake as an animal model of drug abuse, Behavioral

Pharmacology, 19: 435-460.

12.  Newman, JL, Perry, JL, Carroll, ME (2008) Effects of altering reinforcer magnitude   reinforcement schedule on phencyclidine (PCP) self-administration in monkeys using an adjusting delay task, Pharmacology, Biochemistry, & Behavior, 90: 778-86.

13.  Carroll, ME, Anker, JJ, Perry, JL (2009) Modeling risk factors for smoking and other drug

use in the preclinical laboratory, Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 104 Suppl 1:S70-8.

14.  Anker, JJ, Perry, JL, Gliddon, LA, Carroll, ME (2009) Impulsivity predicts the escalation

of cocaine self-administration in rats, Pharmacology, Biochemistry, & Behavior, 93: 343-8.

15.  Perry, JL, Joseph, JE, Jiang, Y, Zimmerman, RS, Kelly, TH, Darna, M, Huettl, P, Dwoskin, LP, Bardo, MT (2011) Prefrontal cortex and drug abuse vulnerability: translation to prevention and treatment interventions, Brain Research Reviews, 65: 124-49.

16.  LeSage, MG, Perry, JL, Kotz, CM, Shelley, D, Corrigall, WA (2010) Nicotine self-administration in the rat: effects of hypocretin antagonists and changes in hypocretin mRNA, Psychopharmacology, 209:203-12.

17.  Perry, JL, Dess, NK (2012) Laboratory Animal Research Ethics: A Practical, Educational Approach.  In: APA handbook of ethics in psychology, Vol 2: Practice, teaching, and research. SJ Knapp, MC Gottlieb, MM Handelsman, and LD VandeCreek (eds). APA         handbooks in psychology (pp 423-440) Washington, DC, US: American Psychological Association.

Oral Presentations

Perry, JL (2009) Psychostimulants and impulsive choice in rats. American Psychological

Association.  Toronto, Canada.

Carroll, ME, Anker, JJ, Perry, JL (2008) Vulnerability for drug abuse in rats selectively bred for

sweet intakes. American College of Neuropsychopharmacology. Scottsdale, AZ.

Corrigall, WA, Perry, JL, Kotz, CM, LeSage, MG (2008) Novel drug dependence circuitry with

implications for nicotine dependence. Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco. 

Rome, Italy.

Perry, JL (2008) Impulsivity and drug abuse: Effects of sex and reactivity to nondrug rewards. 

American Psychological Association. Boston, MA.

Perry, JL, Bardo, MT (2008) Role of dopamine and serotonin receptors in medial prefrontal

cortex in impulsive choice. College on Problems of Drug Dependence. San Juan, Puerto

Rico.

Carroll, ME, Mach, JL, Perry, JL, Newman, JL (2008) Impulsivity (delay discounting) and drug

self-administration in rhesus monkeys. College on Problems of Drug Dependence. San

Juan, Puerto Rico.

Carroll, ME, Newman, JL, Mach, J, Perry, JL (2008) Drug withdrawal effects in monkeys: sex

differences.  American Psychological Association, Boston, MA.

Perry, JL (2007) The influence of dopamine and serotonin in the medial prefrontal cortex on

impulsive choice.  Behavioral Neuroscience and Psychopharmacology Brownbag

Seminar.  University of Kentucky.  Lexington, KY.

Perry, JL, Bardo, MT (2007) Impulsive choice and sensitization to the locomotor-activating

effects of d-amphetamine. University of Kentucky Clinical and Translational Science

2007 Spring Conference.  Lexington, KY.

Newman, JL, Perry, JL, Carroll, ME (2007) Effects of social stimuli on phencyclidine (PCP)

self-administration in rhesus monkeys.  College of Problems on Drug Dependence. 

Quebec City, Canada. 

Perry, JL, Stairs, DJ, Bardo, MT (2007) Delay discounting and environmental enrichment:

Effects of d-amphetamine and methylphenidate.  Blue Grass Society for Neuroscience. 

Lexington, KY.

Perry, JL (2007) Effects of psychostimulants on impulsivity (delay discounting) in rats. 

Behavioral Neuroscience and Psychopharmacology Brownbag Seminar.  University of

Kentucky.  Lexington, KY.

Perry, JL, Carroll, ME (2007) Impulsivity on an adjusting delay task predicts vulnerability to

drug abuse in rats.  Association for Behavior Analysis.  San Diego, CA.

Carroll, ME, Perry, JL, Larson, EB, Morgan, AD, Madden, GJ (2004) Delay discounting

(impulsivity) for food or drug reward as a predictor of drug self-administration in male

and female rats.  Johnson MW (chair) Symposium on reward discounting.  American

Psychological Association.  Honolulu, HI.

Perry, JL, Normile, LM, Morgan, AD, Carroll, ME (2004) Sex differences in physical

dependence on phencyclidine (PCP) in rhesus monkeys.  International Study Group Investigating Drugs as Reinforcers (ISGIDAR).  San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Madden, GJ, Carroll, ME, Perry, JL, Larson, EB, German, JP (2004) Impulsivity in rats predicts

subsequent cocaine self-administration.  Winter Conference on Animal Learning and

Behavior.  Winter Park, CO.

Perry, JL, Carroll, ME, Larson, EB, German, JP, Madden, GJ (2003) An animal model of

impulsivity (delay discounting) predicts vulnerability to acquisition of i.v. cocaine self-

administration.  College on Problems of Drug Dependence.  Miami, FL.

Chaired Symposium

Perry, JL, Washburn, SN (2006) Writing your first grant: a discussion of graduate student

experiences.  Symposium on graduate student grant writing.  American Psychological

Association.  New Orleans, LA.

Poster Presentations

Perry, JL, LeSage, MG (2009) Effects of acute nicotine on delay discounting in rats.  College

on Problems of Drug Dependence.  Reno, NV.

Corrigall, WA, Kotz, CM, Perry, JL, Teske, JA, LeSage, MG (2009) Involvement of the

hypocretin system in the reinforcing effects of nicotine in rats. College on Problems of

Drug Dependence, Reno, NV.

LeSage, MG, Perry, JL, Kotz, CM, Corrigall, WA (2009) Involvement of the hypocretin system

in the reinforcing effects of nicotine in rats. Society for Research on Nicotine and

Tobacco.  Dublin, Ireland.

Wooters, TE, Perry, JL, Dennis, BS, Bardo, MT (2008) Effects of nicotine and mecamylamine

on impulsivity in rats classified as high or low novelty responders.  Society for

Neuroscience.  Washington, DC.

Anker, JJ, Perry, JL, Pawlik, JL, Carroll, ME (2008) Impulsivity predicts the escalation of

cocaine self-administration in female rats.  College on Problems of Drug Dependence. 

San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Carroll, ME, Anker, JJ, Perry, JL (2007) Impulsivity in drug addiction.  American College of

Neuropsychopharmacology.  Boca Raton, FL.

Perry, JL, Anderson, MM, Nelson, SE, Carroll, ME (2007) Acquisition of i.v. cocaine self-

administration in adolescent and adult male rats selectively bred for high and low

saccharin intake.  American Psychological Association.  San Francisco, CA. 

Perry, JL, Bardo, MT (2007) Delay discounting and sensitization to the locomotor-activating

effects of d-amphetamine.  College of Problems on Drug Dependence.  Quebec City,

Canada. 

Perry, JL, Nelson, SE, Anker, JJ, Carroll, ME (2006) Reinstatement of cocaine-seeking

behavior in rats selected for high and low levels of impulsivity and rats selectively bred

for high and low saccharin intake.  American Psychological Association.  New Orleans,

LA.

Perry, JL, Nelson, SE, Anker, JJ, Carroll, ME (2006) Reinstatement of cocaine-seeking

behavior in rats selected for high or low impulsivity or saccharin intake: sex differences. 

College of Problems on Drug Dependence.  Scottsdale, AZ.

Perry, JL, Normile, LM, Morgan, AD, Carroll, ME (2005) Sex differences in physical

dependence on orally self-administered phencyclidine (PCP) in rhesus monkeys. American Psychological Association.  Washington, DC.

Perry, JL, Carroll, ME (2005) Delay discounting for phencyclidine (PCP) in rhesus monkeys. 

College on Problems of Drug Dependence.  Orlando, FL.

Perry, JL, Normile, LM, Morgan, AD, Carroll, ME (2004) Sex differences in physical

dependence on phencyclidine (PCP) in rhesus monkeys.  Society for Neuroscience.  San

Diego, CA.

Perry, JL, German, JP, Madden, GJ, Carroll, ME (2004) Impulsivity (delay discounting) as a

predictor of acquisition of i.v. cocaine self-administration in male and female rats. 

XXVIII International Congress of Psychology.  Beijing, China.

Perry, JL, Morgan, AD, Anderson, MM, Carroll, ME (2004) Impulsivity (delay discounting) in

rats selectively bred for saccharin intake.  Invited Poster at the American Psychological Association Division 28 and 50 Junior Investigator Poster Session.  Honolulu, HI.

Perry, JL, Morgan, AD, Anderson, MM, Carroll, ME (2004) Impulsivity (delay discounting) in

rats selectively bred for saccharin intake.  American Psychological Association. 

Honolulu, HI.

Perry, JL, German, JP, Madden, GJ, Carroll, ME (2004) Impulsivity (delay discounting) as a

predictor of acquisition of i.v. cocaine self-administration in male (v female) rats. 

College on Problems of Drug Dependence.  San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Perry, JL, Morgan, AD, Larson, EB, Madden, GJ, Carroll, ME (2003) Impulsivity (delay

discounting) for food and cocaine in male and female rats selected for high and low

saccharin intake.  Society for Neuroscience.  New Orleans, LA.