Montana State University

Department of Cell Biology & Neuroscience

Montana State University
P.O. Box 173148
Bozeman, MT 59717-3148

Tel: (406) 994-5120
Fax: (406) 994-7077
Location: 510 Leon Johnson Hall

Department Chair

Frances Lefcort, Ph.D.


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Steven Eiger, Associate Professor

Steven Eiger

Contact Information

507 Leon Johnson Hall
(406) 994-5612

Professor, WWAMI medical education program

Associate Professor, Dept. of Cell Biology and Neuroscience and WWAMI Medical Education Program, Montana State University

Associate Professor, Department of Physiology and Biophysics, University of Washington

Professor, Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, American University of the Caribbean Medical School, Sint Maarten

Selected Publications

Eiger, S. (2004) Lecture Notes: Human Physiology, John Wiley and Sons Inc.

Lefcort, H. and S.M.Eiger. (2003) Preparatory vs. Practice Homework: A Test Using University Biology Students. Journal of College Science Teaching vol. 33, #1: 16-18.

Lefcort H., Ammann E. and S.M.Eiger. (2000) Antipredatory behavior as an index of heavy-metal pollution? A test using snails and caddisflies. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 38:311-316.

Eiger, S. (1999) Review of Concepts of Human Physiology, The Physiologist 42: 6: 453.

Lefcort, H. and S.M.Eiger. (l993) Anti-predator behavior of feverish tadpoles: implications for pathogen transmission. Behaviour, 120(1-2):13-27.

Lameh J., Eiger S.M. and W.Sadee. (l992) Interaction among Mu-opioid receptors and alpha-2-adrenoreceptors on SH-SY5Y human neuroblastoma cells. Eur.J.Pharm.Molecular Pharmacology. 227:12-24.


University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y., l967-69; Chemistry

University of Miami, Miami, Fl., l969-72; B.Sc.; Architecture

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, l979-84; Ph.D., Physiology

University of California, Berkeley, l984-85; Post-Doctoral Fellow

University of California, San Francisco, l986-89; Post-Doctoral Fellow

Mills College, Oakland, CA. l989-90; Teaching certificate in Science Education

Curriculum Vitae

PDF of Steven Eiger's CV