Hannah Dollish


Current Lab
Dr. Fabian-Xosé Fernandez
Rotation Labs
Torsten Falk
Haijiang Cai


Circadian and Seasonal Timekeeping in Drosophila ananassae
Dissertation Advisor
Fabian Fernandez

Research Summary

My research focuses on seasonal photoperiods and melatonin’s role in seasonal timing in Drosophila.


  • Dollish, H. K., Kaladchibachi, S., Negelspach, D. C., & Fernandez, F. X. (2021). The Drosophila Circadian Phase Response Curve to Light: Conservation across Seasonally Relevant Photoperiods and Anchorage to Sunset. Physiology & Behavior, 113691.
  • Bartlett, M. J., Flores, A. J., Ye, T., Smidt, S. I., Dollish, H. K., Stancati, J. A., ... & Falk, T. (2020). Preclinical evidence in support of repurposing sub-anesthetic ketamine as a treatment for L-DOPA-induced dyskinesia. Experimental neurology333, 113413.


  • Giordano, K. R., Denman, C. R., Dollish, H. K., Fernandez, F., Lifshitz, J., Akhter, M., & Rowe, R. K. (2020). Intracerebral hemorrhage in the mouse altered sleep-wake patterns and activated microglia. Experimental neurology327, 113242.


  • Tubbs, A. S., Dollish, H. K., Fernandez, F., & Grandner, M. A. (2019). The basics of sleep physiology and behavior. In Sleep and health (pp. 3-10). Academic Press.


  • Dollish, H. K., Figueroa, A., Janowski, A., Snyder, R. W., & Fernandez, F. (2019). 0266 Actigraphy-Based Measurement of Sleep and Diurnal Rhythms in Subjects with Age-Related Macular Degeneration. Sleep42, A109.


  • Rincón-Cortés, M., Gagnon, K. G., Dollish, H. K., & Grace, A. A. (2018). Diazepam reverses increased anxiety-like behavior, social behavior deficit, and dopamine dysregulation following withdrawal from acute amphetamine. Neuropsychopharmacology43(12), 2418-2425.


  • Belujon, P., Jakobowski, N. L., Dollish, H. K., & Grace, A. A. (2016). Withdrawal from acute amphetamine induces an amygdala-driven attenuation of dopamine neuron activity: reversal by ketamine. Neuropsychopharmacology41(2), 619-627.

Other Info

NSF 2018 Honorable Mention


  • B.S Neuroscience
  • B.A. Slavic Studies
  • Certificate in Russian and East European Studies

Research Interests

Circadian and Biological Rhythms