<%@LANGUAGE="JAVASCRIPT" CODEPAGE="65001"%> D. Christopher Wilson, Ph.D.

D. Christopher Wilson, Ph.D.

Professor of Psychology

Department Chair:

Psychology and Philosophy


CHSS 390
(936) 294-3052


Research interests include developmental psychobiology, physiological psychology, and neuropsychopharmacology.


Dr. Wilson’s research is aimed at investigating developmental changes in animals. In doing so, he administers various psychoactive agents, i.e., drugs, to animals of different ages, recording varying effects of those drugs on behaviors.

Current Project:

The effects of dopamine subreceptor antagonists on ketamine-induced behaviors as a function of age and sex in rats.

Volunteers may gain knowledge in:

Participation Requirement:

Project requires the successful completion of either PSY 333/313 (Physiological Psychology w/lab), PSY 391 (Psychopharmacology) or both.