Dr. Boyette-Davis, Associate Professor of Psychology and Behavioral Neuroscience

Program Director for Behavioral Neuroscience

Dr. Davis enjoys teaching a variety of courses including General Psychology, Research Methods, Animal Behavior, Biopsychology, Research & Field Experience, Neurobiology of Addiction & Pain, and Behavioral Neuroscience. Her research interests focus on the mechanisms and consequences of both pain and addiction. In her teaching and research efforts, Dr. Davis seeks to develop an environment that is both challenging and encouraging. 

Education

Postdoctoral Fellow, MD Anderson Cancer Center

Ph.D. in Psychology, focusing in Behavioral Neuroscience, University of Texas at Arlington

M.S. in Experimental Psychology, University of Texas at Arlington

B.S. in Psychology, Tarleton State University

Research

For the 2018-19 academic year, Dr. Davis is continuing previous investigations into pain and addiction. She is also overseeing projects developed independently by students in the Psychology and Behavioral Neuroscience programs. 

If you are a student wishing to conduct research with Dr. Davis, email her directly to request an application to join her lab.

Publications & Articles

Publications

For an up-to-date list of publications, please see https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=boyette+davis

Or visit https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Jessica_Boyette-Davis

 

Exhibitions

Outside the Classroom

If you are a student wishing to conduct research with Dr. Davis, email her directly to request an application to join her lab.

If you would like to request a letter of recommendation, please email Dr. Davis for a request form. (Note: All requests should be made at least 2 weeks before the letter is needed.)