Feyza Aricioglu, PhD, is a Head of Department of Pharmacology and Psychopharmacology Research Unit and Director of Institute of Health Sciences in Marmara University. Dr. Aricioglu was born in İstanbul 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 Professor in 2004. She has worked in Cornell University Department of Neuroscience, University of Mississippi Medical Collage, Department of Psychiaty as a faculty and visiting scientist in University of London. The research interests of Dr. Aricioglu include neuro- and Psychopharmacology.