Professor Andrew Lawrence is an NHMRC Senior Research Fellow at the Howard Florey Institute, where he runs the addiction neuroscience laboratory. He has an honorary chair in the Centre for Neuroscience, University of Melbourne and is Head of the Division of Behavioural Neuroscience at the Florey Neuroscience Institutes.
Professor Andrew Lawrence has published over 120 original articles and 18 reviews. In addition to his research, Andrew Lawrence was Treasurer of the Australian Neuroscience Society (2002-2008) & was recently elected a Fellow of the British Pharmacological Society.
He is currently Senior Editor of The British Journal of Pharmacology. He also sits on the editorial boards of the Neurochemical Research & Addiction Biology.
In his spare time, Andrew is a keen cyclist and a surf life guard.