Research Areas:

  • Risk Factors for Alzheimer's Disease
    • Aging
    • Peripheral viral infections
    • ​Diabetes
  • Neuronal Hyperexcitability
  • Therapeutic Interventions

Research Interests

  • Therapeutic Interventions for Alzheimer’s disease
  • Neuronal hyperexcitabilty
  • Risk factors for AD
  • Prenatal exposure to drugs and toxicants
Past Affiliations

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, Eberly College of Arts and Sciences, West Virginia University (past)

Blanchette Rockefeller Neurosciences Institute, School of Medicine, Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center, West Virginia University (past)

PhD, Auburn University, Experimental Psychology, 2007
MS, Auburn University, Experimental Psychology, 2005
BA, Auburn University, Psychology, 2002