Gregory R. Samanez-Larkin, Assistant Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience and Member of Center for Cognitive Neuroscience and Faculty Network Member of Duke Institute for Brain Sciences

Gregory R. Samanez-Larkin
Contact Info:
Office Location:  Box 90999, Durham, NC 27708
Office Phone:  (919) 681-5575
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Teaching (Spring 2018):

Office Hours:

W 11am-12pm LSRC B248

Ph.D.Stanford University2010
M.A.Stanford University2008
Recent Publications   (More Publications)   (search)

  1. Dang, LC; Samanez-Larkin, GR; Smith, CT; Castrellon, JJ; Perkins, SF; Cowan, RL; Claassen, DO; Zald, DH (2017). FTO affects food cravings and interacts with age to influence age-related decline in food cravings.. Physiology & Behavior. [doi]  [abs]
  2. Seaman, KL; Leong, JK; Wu, CC; Knutson, B; Samanez-Larkin, GR (2017). Individual differences in skewed financial risk-taking across the adult life span.. Cognitive, Affective, & Behaviorial Neuroscience, 17(6), 1232-1241. [doi]  [abs]
  3. Dang, LC; Samanez-Larkin, GR; Castrellon, JJ; Perkins, SF; Cowan, RL; Newhouse, PA; Zald, DH (2017). Spontaneous Eye Blink Rate (EBR) Is Uncorrelated with Dopamine D2 Receptor Availability and Unmodulated by Dopamine Agonism in Healthy Adults.. eNeuro, 4(5). [doi]  [abs]
  4. Karrer, TM; Josef, AK; Mata, R; Morris, ED; Samanez-Larkin, GR (2017). Reduced dopamine receptors and transporters but not synthesis capacity in normal aging adults: a meta-analysis.. Neurobiology of Aging, 57, 36-46. [doi]  [abs]
  5. Löckenhoff, CE; Rutt, JL; Samanez-Larkin, GR; O'Donoghue, T; Reyna, VF (2017). Preferences for Temporal Sequences of Real Outcomes Differ Across Domains but do not Vary by Age.. Journals of Gerontology: Series B. [doi]  [abs]