Scott Lane, PhD, is a professor in the Faillace Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. He is a member of the Center for Neurobehavioral Research on Addictions (CNRA). Dr. Lane also serves as the Director of Research at the Dunn Behavioral Sciences Campus Hospitals (UTHealth Harris County Psychiatric Center and John S. Dunn Behavioral Sciences Center).

Dr. Lane’s research interests include addiction science and predictors and outcomes related to inpatient psychiatric hospitalization. He has mentored more than 25 medical students, graduate students, residents, post-doctoral fellows, and junior faculty over the past two decades.


Doctoral Degree
Psychology, Auburn University
Postdoctoral Research Fellowship
Psychopharmacology, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Areas of Interest

Research Interests

  • Neuroimaging
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Substance Abuse

Curriculum Vitae