Feyza Aricioglu, PhD, is a full time professor in Department of Pharmacology and Director of Psychopharmacology Research Unit in Marmara University, Istanbul. Dr. Aricioglu was born in Ä°stanbul in 1963. She graduated from Istanbul University, Faculty of Pharmacy and got her MSci and PhD degrees from Istanbul University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Clinical Pharmacology. She began to work in Marmara University since 1994 and became Assoc. Prof. in 1997 and full Professor in 2004. She has worked in several Universities as a faculty and visiting scientist such as; Cornell University Department of Neuroscience, University of Mississippi Medical Collage, Department of Psychiaty. The research interest of Dr. Aricioglu is animal models of neurological and psychiatric disorders and new therapeutic approaches. She is working as ORPHEUS Ambassodor for Turkey, CINP education committee member and International Education Ambassodor for Turkish Association for Psychopharmacology.