Ahmad Hariri

Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience

Education & Training

  • Ph.D., University of California at Los Angeles 2000

  • M.S., University of Maryland, College Park 1997

  • B.S., University of Maryland, College Park 1994

Overview

Integrating psychology, neuroimaging, pharmacology and molecular genetics in the search for biological pathways mediating individual differences in behavior and related risk for psychopathology.

Expertise

Neuroscience, genetics, psychopathology risk, individual differences

Prather, AA, Bogdan, R, and Hariri, AR. "Impact of sleep quality on amygdala reactivity, negative affect, and perceived stress." Psychosomatic Medicine (2013). Full Text

Prather, AA, Bogdan, R, and Hariri, AR. "Impact of sleep quality on amygdala reactivity, negative affect, and perceived stress." Psychosomatic Medicine 75.4 (2013): 350-358. Full Text

Gunduz-Cinar, O, MacPherson, KP, Cinar, R, Gamble-George, J, Sugden, K, Williams, B, Godlewski, G, Ramikie, TS, Gorka, AX, Alapafuja, SO, Nikas, SP, Makriyannis, A, Poulton, R, Patel, S, Hariri, AR, Caspi, A, Moffitt, TE, Kunos, G, and Holmes, A. "Convergent translational evidence of a role for anandamide in amygdala-mediated fear extinction, threat processing and stress-reactivity." Molecular Psychiatry 18.7 (2013): 813-823. Full Text

Zuurbier, LA, Nikolova, YS, Ahs, F, and Hariri, AR. "Uncinate fasciculus fractional anisotropy correlates with typical use of reappraisal in women but not men." Emotion 13.3 (2013): 385-390. Full Text

Kienast, T, Schlagenhauf, F, Rapp, MA, Wrase, J, Daig, I, Buchholz, H-G, Smolka, MN, Gründer, G, Kumakura, Y, Cumming, P, Charlet, K, Bartenstein, P, Hariri, AR, and Heinz, A. "Dopamine-modulated aversive emotion processing fails in alcohol-dependent patients." Pharmacopsychiatry 46.4 (2013): 130-136. Full Text

Nikolova, YS, Singhi, EK, Drabant, EM, and Hariri, AR. "Reward-related ventral striatum reactivity mediates gender-specific effects of a galanin remote enhancer haplotype on problem drinking." Genes, Brain and Behavior 12.5 (2013): 516-524. Full Text

Bogdan, R, Carre, JM, and Hariri, AR. "Toward a mechanistic understanding of how variability in neurobiology shapes individual differences in behavior." Current topics in behavioral neurosciences 12 (2012): 361-393. (Academic Article) Full Text

White, MG, Bogdan, R, Fisher, PM, Muñoz, KE, Williamson, DE, and Hariri, AR. "FKBP5 and emotional neglect interact to predict individual differences in amygdala reactivity." Genes, Brain and Behavior 11.7 (2012): 869-878. Full Text

Davis, FC, Knodt, AR, Sporns, O, Lahey, BB, Zald, DH, Brigidi, BD, and Hariri, AR. "Impulsivity and the Modular Organization of Resting-State Neural Networks." Cerebral cortex (2012). (Academic Article) Full Text

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