Connolly, Christopher


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Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, University College London

Master of Science, University of Leicester

Bachelor of Science, University of Leeds


  • Q Science (General)
  • Neuroscience

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Bees Medicine & Life Sciences
Pesticides Medicine & Life Sciences
Endoplasmic Reticulum Medicine & Life Sciences
Serotonin Medicine & Life Sciences
Neurons Medicine & Life Sciences
Cannabinoid Receptor CB1 Medicine & Life Sciences
Nicotinic Receptors Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 2013 2014

Research Output 1995 2017

Environmental Pharmacology: how safe is our chemical jungle?

Connolly, C., 20 Oct 2017, 1 p. London : Biochemical Society.

Research output: Other contribution

Open Access
pest species
food supply
914 Downloads (Pure)

Honeybee colony losses and threats in Scotland. (2012-2017)

Connolly, C. & Durkacz, J., 6 Oct 2017, 9 p. United Kindgom : University of Dundee.

Research output: Other contribution

Open Access
honey bee colonies
1 Citation (Scopus)
68 Downloads (Pure)

Nerve agents in honey: Analysis of local honey samples shows global landscape contamination by pesticides

Connolly, C., 6 Oct 2017, In : Science. 358, 6359, p. 38-39 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
76 Citations (Scopus)
537 Downloads (Pure)

Subcallosal cingulate deep brain stimulation for treatment-resistant depression: a multi-site, randomized, sham-controlled trial

Holtzheimer, P., Husain, M. M., Lisanby, S. H., Taylor, S. F., Whitworth, L. A., McClintock, S., Slavin, K. V., Berman, J., McKhann, G. M., Patil, P. G., Rittberg, B. R., Abosch, A., Pandurangi, A. K., Holloway, K. L., Lam, R. W., Connolly, C., Neimat, J. S., Henderson, J. M., DeBattista, C., Rothschild, A. J. & 10 others, Pilitsis, J. G., Espinoza, R. T., Petrides, G., Mogilner, A. Y., Matthews, K., Peichel, D., Grosse, R., Hamani, C., Lozano, A. M. & Mayberg, H. S., Nov 2017, In : Lancet Psychiatry. 4, 11, p. 839-849 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Treatment-Resistant Depressive Disorder
Deep Brain Stimulation
Randomized Controlled Trials
Medical Futility
32 Citations (Scopus)
158 Downloads (Pure)

Neonicotinoids target distinct nicotinic acetylcholine receptors and neurons, leading to differential risks to bumblebees

Moffat, C., Buckland, S. T., Samson, A., McArthur, R., Chamosa Pino, V., Bollan, K. A., Huang, J. T-J. & Connolly, C., 28 Apr 2016, In : Scientific Reports. 6, p. 1-10 10 p., 24764.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Nicotinic Receptors
Food Supply


2015 Finalist for Community Engagement

Christopher N. Connolly (Recipient), 5 Feb 2015

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Stephen Fry Award for Public Engagement 2014

Christopher N. Connolly (Recipient), 10 Jan 2014

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 1999 2016

Student video explaining research paper findings

Christopher N. Connolly (Interviewee)
27 Nov 2016

Activity: Other activity typesPublic engagement and outreach - festival/exhibition

Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland (External organisation)

Christopher N. Connolly (Member)
23 Jan 201522 Jan 2020

Activity: Membership typesOther membership

Bonnie Dundee

Christopher N. Connolly (Speaker)
24 Feb 2015

Activity: Other activity typesPublic engagement and outreach - public lecture/debate/seminar

Expert reviewer on Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services

Christopher N. Connolly (Reviewer)
1 Feb 20151 Apr 2015

Activity: Other activity typesOther

University of Edinburgh (External organisation)

Christopher N. Connolly (Member)
18 Mar 201528 Feb 2016

Activity: Membership typesMembership of group

Press / Media

Nerve agents in honey

Christopher Connolly


1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Research

Nerve agent in honey

Christopher Connolly


1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Friends of the Earth Press Release

Christopher N. Connolly


1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Pesticide combination affects bees' ability to learn

Christopher N. Connolly


1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Research


Rapid neuronal responses during spreading neurotoxic and neuroprotective network activity

Author: Samson, A. J., 2016

Supervisor: Connolly, C. (Supervisor) & Langston, R. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy