Benjamin Fry

Benjamin  Fry
  • Graduate Student
  • Behavioral Neuroscience


BA, Psychology, Bowling Green State University, 2013-2017


Current Ph.D. student in the lab of Alex Johnson ( My research explores the role of dopamine in the context of reward learning and neuropsychiatric illness. I use in-vivo optogenetic stimulation during both operant and classical conditioning assays with the goal of elucidating the temporal and motivational aspects of the mesolimbic dopaminergic circuitry in a spatially-specific manner.