2010-2014 Washington University, St. Louis, MO

Mentors: Dave Balota, Henry (Roddy) Roediger and Kathleen McDermott
Postdoctoral fellow

2005-2010 Kent State University, Kent, OH

Mentor: Katherine Rawson
Ph.D., December 2010

Dissertation: Why is retrieval practice beneficial for memory? An evaluation of the mediator shift hypothesis

M.A., May 2008
Master's Thesis: Labor and gain, but then labor in vain: Diminishing returns of repeated retrieval practice

2001-2005 Keene State University, Keene, NH

Mentor: Donna Viveiros
B.A., Psychology, 2005, Magna Cum Laude



Honors and Awards

2010 University Fellowship, Kent State University

2010 Best Student Research Prepared for Publication or Presentation in Applied Psychology, Kent State University

2005 Keene State College Honors Award

2001-2005 Dean's Scholar Award, Keene State College

Professional Organizations

International Association for Metacognition (IAM)
Midwestern Psychological Association (MPA)
Psi Chi National Honor Society
Psychonomic Society – Full Member

Professional Service

Ad Hoc Reviewer:

Applied Cognitive Psychology
European Journal of Psychology of Education
Frontiers in Human Neuroscience
Journal of Applied Research in Memory and Cognition
Journal of Cognitive Psychology
Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition
Memory & Cognition
Psychonomic Bulletin & Review