Professor Andrew Lawrence

Division Head — Behavioural Neuroscience @ Florey Institute of Neuroscience & Mental Health, Australia

Professor Andrew Lawrence is an NHMRC Principal Research Fellow & Associate Director at the Florey Institute of Neuroscience & Mental Health where he is Head of the Division of Behavioural Neuroscience and runs the Addiction Neuroscience laboratory. Andrew has published over 200 original articles & reviews, and been cited >7000 times. Andrew was Treasurer of the Australian Neuroscience Society (2002-2008) and is a Fellow of the British Pharmacological Society. He was Senior Editor of The British Journal of Pharmacology (2007-2014) and is currently a reviews editor with The British Journal of Pharmacology. He is Deputy Editor in Chief of Pharmacology Research & Perspectives, Associate Editor of both Neurochemical Research and the Journal of Pharmacological Sciences. He sits on the editorial board of Addiction Biology. Andrew was recently President of the Asian-Pacific Society for Neurochemistry (2014-16).