Kim P. C. Kuypers

Social Neuropsychopharmacological Research with Psychedelics

I'm involved in various teaching tasks at Maastricht University. Below, my main tasks are listed:

Coordinator of (Research) Master and Bachelor courses:

Drugs and the Brain

a course for 1st year psychology bachelor students in which they are introduced with the principles of psycopharmacology

Psychedelic Medicine (***NEW 2018-2019***)

an elective course for 3rd year bachelor students in which they learn about psychedelic research: its history, current state and future

Teacher in Master and Bachelor courses:

Psychopharmacology of Drugs of Abuse and Reward

a course for Forensic psychology master students. In this course, the following topics pass the review: drugs of abuse, addiction, drug-induced aggression, suicide, and psychosis, drugs and driving, and rape drugs

Mentor of Bachelor and Research Master students

Supervisor of Bachelor and Master theses and Internships

Past Courses

Behavioral Disorders

a course for Neuropsychology master and research master students. In this course, a scala of behavioral disorders are discussed. A focus is put on the characteristics of the disorders, theoretical models of etiology, and the neurobiological underpinnings of these. The applicability of important imaging techniques like fMRI in research are studied and research designs are being discussed.

Introduction into Behavioral Neuroendocrinology

an elective course for 3rd year bachelor students in which they learn about the relation between stress, social and sex hormones, and cognition


Faculty of Psychology and Neuroscience

Dept. of Neuropsychology and Psychopharmacology

Room A 2.743

Universiteitssingel 40

6229 ER Maastricht, NL


+ 31 433881902



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Researcher Unique Identifier: http://orcid.org/0000-0001-7634-3809

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