Laurence Miller

Assistant Professor

Laurence Miller

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Science and Mathematics
Department of Psychological Sciences

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology

The Graduate School

  • (706) 729-2451
  • SCI E1023

Education

  • Ph.D., Psychology, General University of North Carolina -, 2010

  • MA, Psychology, General University of North Carolina a, 2005

Awards & Honors

  • Virginia Commonwealth University Dept. of Pharmacology and Toxicology Outstanding Postdoctoral Fellow 2014

  • Cold Spring Harbor Laboratories Cellular Biology of Addiction Scholarship 2012

  • NIDA Director’s Travel Award, College on Problems of Drug Dependence 2007

  • NIDA Director’s Travel Award, College on Problems of Drug Dependence 2006

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • PSYC 3122

    Research Methods
  • PSYC 4990

    Undergraduate Research
  • CURS 4990

    Undergrad Research III
  • PSYC 4165

    Learning Principles & Apps
  • PSYC 6165

    Learning Principles & Apps

Teaching Interests

Research Methods

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Effects of monoamine uptake inhibitors on pain-related depression of nesting in mice, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Role of age in the depression and treatment of pain-related depression of nesting in mice, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Di-N-Octylphthalate Acts as a Proliferative Agent in Murine Cell Hepatocytes by Regulating the Levels of EGF, TGF-β and pro-Apoptotic Proteins, 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Effects of ketoprofen, morphine, and kappa opioids on pain-related depression of nesting in mice, 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Effects of Repeated Morphine on Intracranial Self-Stimulation in Rats in the Absence or Presence of a Noxious Pain Stimulus, 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

Behavioral Pharmacology, Pain, Drug Abuse

Department Service

  • Undergraduate Committee 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Departmental Space Committee 2016 - 2018

    Role: Committee Member
  • Chair Search Committee 2017 - 2018

    Role: Committee Member
  • Workshop Defining and Assessing Student Learning Outcomes 2017

    Role: Attendee, Meeting
  • Chair Search Committee 2016 - 2017

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • New College of Science and Mathematics Building Advisory Group: Psychological Sciences 2017 - 2018

  • New College of Science and Mathematics Building Advisory Group: Research 2017 - 2018

  • College of Science and Mathematics Faculty Development Committee 2017 - 2018

    Role: Committee Chair
  • College of Science and Mathematics Faculty Development Committee 2015 - 2016

    Role: Committee Member

University Service

  • Faculty Reviewer for the Arsenal 2018 - Present

    Role: Mentor
  • CURS Summer Scholars Program Review Panel 2016 - Present

    Role: Grant Proposal Reviewer, Internal
  • Augusta University Undergraduate Research Journal: Arsenal 2015 - Present

    Role: Faculty Mentor
  • Center for Undergraduate Research and Scholarship Advisory Committee 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • College of Science and Mathematics Honors Ceremony 2015 - Present

    Role: Attendee, Award Ceremony

Professional Service

  • Journal of Musculoskeletal and Neuronal Interactions 2019 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer
  • Scandinavian Journal of Pain 2019 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer
  • Behavioral Pharmacology 2015 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence 2015 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer
  • Pharmacological Research 2015 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer

Public Service

  • Grovetown High School Senior Project Mentor 2015 - 2016

    Role: Other