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Alice Young

Alice Young

Associate Vice President for Research (Research Integrity)

Alice Young, Ph.D. is Associate Vice President for Research (Research Integrity) in the Office of the Vice President for Research at Texas Tech University, professor in the Department of Psychology, and professor of pharmacology and neuroscience at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. In her role as associate vice president for research, Dr. Young is working with the TTU Ethics Center to develop TTU’s Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR) training programs. She also works with all TTU research compliance offices and works jointly with Dr. Michael San Francisco to support TTU’s multiple research development initiatives.

Before joining Texas Tech in 2004, Dr. Young was professor of psychology and of psychiatry and behavioral neurosciences at Wayne State University, where she also served as associate dean for research and graduate programs in the College of Science. She is a former recipient of a NIDA Research Scientist Development Award, and her research and teaching focus on behavioral pharmacology and applied cognitive psychology.

Dr. Young received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Tennessee in Knoxville. She earned a doctorate in experimental psychology from the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis and received postdoctoral training in pharmacology at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.

Contact Alice Young at (806) 742-3905 or alice.young@ttu.edu
Photograph by Artie Limmer