Adam Steiner, Assistant Professor

Address: 103A Armstrong Hall
Phone: 507-389-5815


  • Ph.D. in Neuroscience, University of Minnesota, 2014

Areas of Interest

  • Decision Making
  • Animal Learning and Behavioral Neuroscience
  • Theoretical Neuroscience
  • Brain Awareness and Science Outreach/Communication
  • Law, Psychology and Neuroscience

Courses Taught

  • Psyc421 Behavioral Neuroscience
  • Psyc202 Careers in Psychology
  • Psyc103W Psychology Today

Selected Publications/Presentations

  • Steiner, A.P., & Redish, A.D. (2014). Behavioral and neurophysiological correlates of regret in rat decision-making and neuroeconomic task. Nature Neuroscience, 17, 995-1002.
  • Steiner, A.P., & Redish, A.D. (2012). The road not taken: Neural correlates of decision-making in orbitofrontal cortex. Frontiers in Decision Neuroscience, 6, 131.
  • Blumenthal, A., Steiner, A. Seeland, K., & Redish, A.D. (2011). Effects of pharmacological manipulations of NMDA-receptors on deliberation in the Multiple-T task. Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, 95, 376-384.
  • Neural representations of decision making. Medtronic Rount Table. March 2015.
  • The Neural Correlates of Decision Making. Invited group presentation to the President of the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Academic Health Center. March 2012.

Affiliated Research Group

Shen Neurolaw Lab

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