Villegas, Francisco

Overview

Curriculum Vitae

  1. Education


    Degree Institution Field Dates
    PhD  City University of New York  Experimental Cognition  1997 
    BA  City College, City University of New York  Psychology  1979 
  2. Full-Time Academic Experience


    Institution Rank Field Dates
    York College  Associate Professor  Department of Behavioral Sciences  1994 – Present 
    Boricua College  Educational Facilitator    1990 - 1994 
    City College and LaGuardia Community 
College  Adjunct Lecturer  Department of Psychology  1980 – 1985 
  3. Part-Time Academic Experience


  4. Non Academic Experience


    Place of Employment Title Date
    Mount Sinai Medical Center  Research Coordinator, Human Sexuality Program, Department
of Psychiatry  1987 - 1989 
    New York State Psychiatric Institute  Research Assistant, Clinical Analytical
Psychopharmacology Department  1986 - 1988 
    Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center  Sleep EEG Technician, Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Psychiatry  1985 - 1986 
    New York State Psychiatry Institute  Research Technician  1985 - 1986 
  5. Employment Record At This Institution

  6. Publications In Field Of Expertise

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:

        Hungund, B. L., Goldstein, D. B., Villegas, F. & Cooper, T. B.. "Formation of fatty Acids ethyl esters during chronic ethanol treatment in mice." Biochemical Pharmacology. 37 1988: 3001-3004.

        Villegas, Franciso. "Effects of Ad Libitum Midbrain Intracranial Self-Stimulation on Rapid Eye 
Movement Sleep in Rats." Unpublished Doctoral Dissertation. 1997: .

        Abel, M. S., Villegas, F., Steiner, S. S., Beer, B. & Meyerson, L. R.. "The effect of rapid
eye movement sleep deprivation on cortical ß-adrenergic rapid eye movement sleep 
deprivation on cortical adrenergic receptors." Brain Research. 11 1983: 792-794.

      2. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Chapters in Books:
    4. Government Reports or Monographs
    5. Book Reviews:
  7. Other Publications

    1. Books:
    2. Papers in Professional Journals:
      1. Articles:
      2. Proceedings:
        1. Refereed Proceedings
        2. Non-Refereed Proceedings
    3. Chapters in Books:
    4. Government Reports or Monographs
    5. Book Reviews:
  8. Presented Papers, Lectures, And Exhibitions And Performances

    "Rodriguez, B., Verdieu, Y. C., Anderson, M. & Villegas, F. 5-HT7 Agonist AS-19 and Antagonist SB-269970 on a Spatial Navigational Memory Task in Male Long-Evans Rats" 2007: Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students. Austin, TX..

    "Parasram, Y. L., Rodriguez, I., Fiorucci, J., Liz, G., Castrillon, N., Gómez-Blum, L. & Villegas, F. Various Doses of Methylene Blue on Radial Maze Acquisition in Rats" 2005: Annual Meeting of Society for Neuroscience. Washington, DC..

    "Hungund, B. L., Villegas, F. & Mahadik, S. P. Ganglioside reduces ethanol-induced 
sleep in mice" 1987: American Society for Neurochemistry.

    "Gimino, F., Villegas, F., Murphy, P., Ocheret, D., Bashir, T., Alvarez, R., Abreau, J., Steiner, S. S., & Ellman, S. J. Clonidine blocks the effect of morphine on intracranial self-stimulation rates from the medial forebrain bundle and the locus coeruleus" 1986: Annual Meeting of Society for Neuroscience. Washington, D.C..

    "Villegas, F., Steiner, S. S., Abreau, J., Gimino, F., Beer, B. & Meyerson, L. R. Non correspondence of rapid eye movement sleep deprivation and cortical ß-adrenergic 
receptor regulation" 1982: Annual Meeting of Society for Neuroscience. Minneapolis, MN..

    "Villegas, F., Gimino, F., Alvarez, R., Abreau, J., Sano, M., Steiner, S. S. & Ellman, S. J. Morphine Differently affects ICSS interactions between the locus coeruleus and the medial forebrain bundle." 1981: Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, Los Angeles, CA..

    "Villegas, F., Gimino, F., Abreau, J. & Steiner, S. S. Parametics variations in ICSS: Constant current and isolations from ground" 1980: MBRS Conference.

    "Halperin, R., Halperin, J., Villegas, F., Daren, S., Steiner, S. S. & Ellman, S. J. 
The effects of REM sleep deprivation on stimulus-bound eating thresholds" 1977: Annual Meeting of
Society for Neuroscience. Anaheim, CA..

  9. Patents

    None

  10. Work In Progress

    1. Books in progress:
    2. Papers in Progress:
    3. Papers submitted to journals for consideration:
    4. Research in progress:
  11. Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships

  12. Grants-In-Aid

  13. Institutional Service

    1. Service to the Department
    2. Service to the School
    3. Service to the College

      Chair of Behavioral Sciences Department: Aug. 2013 - Present.

      Chair of the York College IACUC committee: 1999 - Present.

    4. Service to the Graduate Center
    5. Service to the University
  14. Offices Held In Professional Societies

  15. Other Professional Activities And Public Service

    American Association for the Advancement of Science
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    Eastern Psychological Association: .

    Society for Neuroscience: .

    U. S. Air force: 1968 – 1972.

  16. Teaching Activities At This Institution

    1. Courses Taught (List)
    2. New courses/programs developed (list):
Villegas, Francisco
 

Villegas, Francisco
Associate Professor
Behavioral Sciences