Ryszard Przewlocki - Curriculum Vitae#

Education and degrees:
  • 1991 - Full Professor in medical sciences
  • 1986 - D.Sc. (Dr hab.), neurophysiology, Nencki Institute, Warsaw, Poland
  • 1975 - PhD in natural sciences, Institute of Pharmacology

Appointments and affiliations:
  • 1993-present Professor, Head of Molecular Neuropharmacology Dept, Institute of Pharmacology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Krakow, Poland
  • 1999-present Professor, Neurobiology Dept, Institute of Applied Psychology, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
  • 1996 - 1998 Professor, Molecular and Cellular Biology Dept, UNESCO/PAN, Warsaw
  • 1995 - 1996 Senior Fulbright Fellow at the Scripps Research Institute, San Diego
  • 1987 visiting scientist, Institute of Mental Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan
  • 1977 - 1979 postdoctoral fellow, Max-Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich

Major Honors and Awards:
  • 2008-2013 Chair of Central/Eastern European Region of IBRO, member since 2005
  • 2010-2013 Chair of FENS/IBRO Programme for European Neuroscience Schools (PENS) Committee
  • Editorial Boards : Addiction, Eur. J Pharmacol., Life Sci. (till 2006)
  • 2005-2007 Member of FENS Council
  • 2005-2007 President of the Polish Neuroscience Society
  • 2005 Elected member of the Polish Academy of Sciences and Art

Major research interests:

Ryszard Przewlocki’s interests have been focused on physiology and neurobiology of the nervous system and search for genes regulated by different psychotropic drugs. His group has extensive experience in whole-genome expression profiling, including the pharmacological dissection of drug-responsive expression patterns. The expertise of his team includes gene profiling using microarrays and transcriptome high-throughput sequencing.

Main research projects:
  • PI in international projects
  • 7.FP HEALTH-2013-602891 NEUROPAIN
  • 6. FP: LSHM-CT-2004-005166 GENADDICT, LSHM-CT-2007-037669 PHECOMP (co-PI)
  • 5.FP QLK6-CT-1999-02234 EPILA
  • PI in several projects funded from the Polish sources


Over 200 peer-reviewed papers (cited over 6000 times, H-index 44) published in journals incl. Nature, Science, PNAS, Neuron, Biological Psychiatry, J Neuroscience, Genome Biology, Neuropsychopharmacology and Pain.
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