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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.

Associate Professor

University of Central Oklahoma

Classes Taught


  • Psychological Statistics (PSY 2753)
  • Biological Psychology (PSY 3903)
  • Comparative Psychology (PSY 4553)


  • Behavioral Neuroscience (PSY 5783)
  • Psychopharmacology (5333)

Intersessions & Independent Studies

  • The Science of Decision Making (PSY 4960, 5960)
  • IS: Behavioral Genetics (PSY 4930, 5930)
  • IS: Social Neuroscience (PSY 5930)

Education and Certifications

Ph.D. Psychology

2011, University of Georgia, Athens, GA

(Specialization: Animal Behavior, Neuroscience)

M.S. Psychology

2003, University of Mysore, India

(Specialization: Animal Behavior)

B.A. Social Sciences

2001, Lady Doak College, India 

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