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Important Update:

The University of Central Oklahoma physical campus will be closed to all but essential employees beginning at 5 p.m. Thursday, March 26, through at least April 15. UCO will transition to alternative instructional delivery methods from March 28 through the end of the spring semester. Many university services will continue to be available online. For more information, visit the university's COVID-19 website.


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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