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Campus buildings reopened to the public effective July 1. Services are available virtually or by appointment only. Visitors should reach out to individual departments regarding appointments. Masks and social distancing are required while on campus. To learn more about current operations, view the university's summer reopening plan


University of Central Oklahoma

Education and Certifications


Ph.D. in Cognitive/Experimental Psychology
University of Georgia, 2002
Dissertation: The Time Course of Source Monitoring

M.A. in Experimental Psychology
Central Michigan University, 1997
Thesis: False Memories: The Role of Explicit and Implicit Memory

B.A. in Psychology/Criminal Justice (Double major)
Saginaw Valley State University, 1994


Phi Theta Kappa Leadership Development Studies Certified Instructor, Southbury, CT, 2005



2010-present Univ. of Central Oklahoma, Chair & Assoc. Prof.

2006-2010 Georgia Gwinnett College, Assoc. Prof.

2003-2006 Gainesville State College, Assist. Prof.

2002-2003 Gordon College, Assist. Prof.

2002-2006 Griffin Technical College, Adjunct Professor

1999-2002 Athens Technical College, Adjunct Professor


  • False Memories

  • Decision Making

  • Prospective memory

  • Pedagogy

  • Vestibular disorders and working memory

  • Metacognition

  • Source monitoring

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