Jens Herberholz
University of Maryland

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  • New publications/submissions:
  • Swierzbinski M.E., Lazarchik A.R., and Herberholz J. (2017) Prior social experience affects the neural and behavioral responses to acute alcohol in juvenile crayfish. Journal of Experimental Biology 220: 1516-1523. [Editor's choice]
  • Schadegg A.C. and Herberholz J. (2017) Satiation level affects anti-predatory decisions in foraging juvenile crayfish. Journal of Comparative Physiology A 203: 223-232.
  • Herberholz J., Swierzbinski M.E., and Birke J.M. (2016) Effects of social and environmental conditions on established dominance relationships in crayfish. Biological Bulletin 230: 152-164 [Cover picture]

  • Lab news:
  • 7/2017 -  Alexis Exum has left the lab after two years as faculty assistant/lab manager. She will attend graduate school in the fall. We will miss her and wish her good luck! 
  • 6/2017 -  Julia Rhode has joined the lab for summer research. Julia is a rising sophomore at Bowdoin College in Maine. Welcome!
  • 5/2017 -  Erik Gunnarsson has received a Dean's Research Initiative Summer Scholars Award from the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences. Congrats!
  • 1/2017 -  Erik Gunnarsson has joined the lab as a new undergraduate research assistant. Erik is a major in Biology/Psychology. Welcome!
  • 1/2017 -  Timothy Lee has joined the lab as a new undergraduate research assistant. Tim is a major in Biology. Welcome!



             Principal Investigator                               


                     Jens Herberholz                                              

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             Gregory (Graham) Marquart, B.A.                                      Lucy Venuti, B.S.                                                   Tawen Ho, B.S.     
                (University of Puget Sound, 2004)                                              (UC San Diego, 2010)                                (National Tsing Hua University, 2015)
        Co-advised with Harry Burgess at NICHD                    


                                                                                 Undergraduate Research Assistants (Fall 2017)                   

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                     Erik Gunnarsson               
            Hannah Lee                                  Timothy Lee                               Austin Widjaja



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