Stephen Heishman, Ph.D.
Dr. Stephen Heishman is Director of the Office of Education and Career Development. He develops career-related workshops for postdocs, graduate students, and postbacs and advises trainees on career planning. For 25 years, he led a lab investigating the reinforcing effects of nicotine and the effects of nicotine administration and withdrawal on cognitive processes in human smokers and nonsmokers. Dr. Heishman earned his Ph.D. in experimental psychology with a focus in psychopharmacology from the University of Louisville.
Audiences: high school, college, community