Lique Coolen | Faculty/Staff News Now | May 3, 2019 | Kent State University

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Lique Coolen

Associate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
Biological Sciences
Kent Campus

Job description:

I am a neuroscientist who studies the neural basis for social behavior and neuroendocrine function. In addition, I research spinal reflexes with the goal to develop new treatments for spinal cord injury.

WORKED AT KENT STATE SINCE:

January 2019

EMPLOYMENT PRIOR TO KENT STATE UNIVERSITY:

University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson MS

likes most about kent state university:

Many wonderful colleagues, welcoming atmosphere, and outstanding education programs.

ATTRACTION TO KENT STATE UNIVERSITY AS AN EMPLOYER:

Kent State has an outstanding reputation for excellence in research and education.

RESIDES IN:

Hudson, OH

HOMETOWN:

Originally from a small town, Goirle, in the south of the Netherlands.

EDUCATION:

PhD, Neuroscience, University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands

HOBBIES:

Spending time with my family, being active outdoors, and event planning for non-profit organizations.