Joshua Kaplan

Ph.D. Graduate (2015)


B.A. Neuroscience (2008) The Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO


David Rossi, Ph.D.


2nd Year Project

GABAA-mediated tonic inhibition of cerebellar granule cells is potentiated by ethanol in low-drinking Sprague-Dawley rats and DBA/2J mice, but suppressed in high-drinking C57BL/6J mice.

Dissertation Project

The cerebellar GABAA receptor contribution to alcohol intake and intoxication.

Current Position

Postdoctoral Research Fellow with Bill Catterall, Ph.D., Department of Pharmacology at the University of Washington.