Personal Information


Villanova University - B.S.  Political Science (1993)

Saint Joseph's University - M.A.  Secondary Education (1995)

Saint Joseph's University - M.S.  Biology (2006)


Previous Research Experience

University of Pennsylvania - Performed cellular and molecular experiments of the intracellular nature of gap junction related neurological pathogenesis.

Saint Joseph's University - Research culminated in a thesis titled "The Phenotypic Characterization of Temperature Sensitive Mutants of Ustilago maydis."


Professional Organizations

American Association of the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

Sigma Xi - Scientific Research Honor Society

Kappa Delta Pi - National Education Honor Society