Department of Psychology

Department of

Psychology

Department of

Psychology

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Nelson Freedman

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Associate Professor

B.Sc., Ohio State University, 1960
M.A., University of Missouri, 1963
Ph.D., University of Missouri, 1966

E: freedman@queensu.ca

Psychology Department
Queen's University
Kingston, ON K7L 3N6

Research Interests

Extensive training in neuroanatomical, neurophysiological, general physiological, histological, psychopharmacological, surgical, behaviour modification, and computer techniques. I was engaged in research on variables contributing to long-term smoking patterns and applications of autocorrelations to time-series analysis.

Other research interests included task-dependent properties of rewarding brain stimulation: pain, stress and endorphin release in the CNS; effects of toxic substances on brain and behaviour processes. I was also involved in a survey of harassment among male and female penitentiary staff.