David Bauer


  • Psychology |
  • Biopsychology |
Assistant Professor
RCE 215


  • Ph.D. in Psychology, 2008
    University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee
  • M.S. in Psychology, 2005
    University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee
  • B.A. in Psychology, 2001
    Hope College

Courses Taught:

  • PSYC 171: General Psychology
  • PSYC 230: Research Methods
  • BIOP 261: Introduction to Biopsychology
  • PSYC 305: Psychopharmacology
  • BIOP 324: Topics in Biopsychology
  • BIOP 430: Biopsychology

Professional Affiliations:

Professional Interests:

  • Current investigations in my lab seek to evaluate the utility of 670 nm photobiomodulation in the treatment of neurodegenerative disorders and neurotoxicity by assessing the effects of irradiation on gene expression, longevity, oxidative stress, mitochondrial functioning, and behaviors in wild-type and mutant models ofDrosophila melanogaster.


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