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S. Marc Breedlove, PhD Biography

Barnett Rosenberg Professor of Neuroscience at Michigan State University
Not Clearly Pro or Con to the question "Is Sexual Orientation Determined at Birth?"

“There is no gene that forces a person to be straight or gay… I believe there are many social and psychological, as well as biological factors that make up sexual preference.”

CNN Interview, 2000

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Barnett Rosenberg Professor of Neuroscience, Michigan State University
  • Editorial Board: Hormones and Behavior, 1987-present
  • Fellow, American Psychological Society, 1997
  • James McKeen Cattell Sabbatical Award for Psychologists, 1993
  • Early Career Award, American Psychological Association, 1987
  • Presidential Young Investigator award, NSF, 1985
  • McKnight Foundation Scholar’s award in neuroscience, 1985
  • Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Fellowship in Neurosciences, 1985
  • PhD, Physiological Biology, University of California, Los Angeles, 1982
  • MA, Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, 1978
  • BA, Psychology, Yale University, 1976
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