Christopher A. R. Reid is a Lecturer and  the Academic Advisor for the undergraduate degree within the discipline of psychology at James Cook University (JCU), based at the Townsville campus in Australia.


Christopher lectures several subjects within the Bachelor of Psychological Science; including, Memory and Cognition, Behavioural Neuroscience, Cognitive Neuroscience, and Environmental Psychology.


Christopher has supervised various students within the Honours programs for the disciplines of Psychology and Biomedical Science at JCU. Contact Christopher for a list of available projects in 2024.


Christopher has conducted various preclinical studies, employing rodent neurological disease models of multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease, schizophrenia, depression, and bipolar disorder. 

As Head of the Psychological Neuroenergetics Lab, Christopher's primary research interest surrounds brain energetics. Of particular interest is the potential benefits of naturally occurring bioactive substances such as fungi in improving cognitive and behavioural function. For further enquiries relating to psychological neuroenergetic research, please click here.

As a member of the Clinical Psychedelic Research Lab, Christopher is interested in the neuromechanistic attributes of the bioactive components of psychedelics in health and disease. For enquiries relating to clinical psychedelic research please click here

  • PY2101: Behavioural Neuroscience (Level 2; TSV)
  • PY2109: The World Around Us: Environmental Psychology (Level 2; TSV)
  • PY2112: Memory and Cognition (Level 2; TSV)
  • PY3109: Cognitive Neuroscience (Level 3; TSV)
  • Psychological Neuroenergetics
  • Nutritional Psychology
  • Psychedelics
  • Behavioural Neuroscience/Psychology
  • Cognitive Neuroscience/Psychology
  • Mental Imagery
  • Aphantasia
  • Preclinical Research
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Socio-Economic Objectives

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