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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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