Robert Bridges, PhD

Robert Bridges, PhD

Professor of Biomedical Sciences



BA, Biology, Earlham College
MS, Biobehavioral Sciences, University of Connecticut, Storrs
PhD, Endocrinology, University of Connecticut, Storrs
Postdoctoral Training, University of California, Los Angeles


Campus: Grafton
Office: Peabody Pavillion

Contact Information

Office Phone: 508-839-7985
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Graduate Programs



Research Synopsis

I no longer accept dissertation students.

My laboratory's research efforts focus upon the effects of the hormones of pregnancy and lactation upon maternal behavior and the neuroendocrine events that characterize these physiological states.

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The priority application deadlines are as follows:

December 1: Basic Science Division PhD Programs

February 15: Building Diversity in Biomedical Sciences

March 31: Post-Baccalaureate Research Program

May 1: Clinical & Translational Science, MS in Pharmacology & Drug Development

June 15: Online Certificate in Fundamentals of Clinical Care Research