Matthew Stanford, Ph.D.
Dr. Matthew S. Stanford is professor of psychology, neuroscience, and biomedical studies at Baylor University. He serves as the graduate director for the Psychology Doctoral Program. He received his Ph.D. in Neuroscience from Baylor in 1992. After graduating from Baylor he completed a post-doctoral fellowship in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the University of Texas Medical Branch. Prior to coming to Baylor in 2003 he was a faculty member in the Department of Psychology at the University of New Orleans. Dr. Stanford's research focuses primarily on the biological basis of impulsive and aggressive behavior. In addition, his interests include the clinical usefulness of event-related potentials in the diagnosis of psychiatric and neurological disorders. He has conducted psychophysiological research in a variety of patient populations including those with aggression, personality disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder, stroke and traumatic brain injury. Currently, he is conducting a study comparing the effectiveness of antiepileptic medications in the control of impulsive aggressive outbursts. He is a contracted consultant for the Federal Bureau of Prisons and receives grant funding from the Dreyfus Health Foundation.
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To contact Dr. Stanford, feel free to email him at Matthew_Stanford@baylor.edu.