James Irvine Foundation Chair in Biological Sciences
Department of Biology
Science & Learning Center 301
Whittier College, Department of Biology
13406 Philadelphia St., Whittier, CA 90608
B.Sc. with honors, Biology
Queen's University, Canada, 1995
University of Victoria, Canada, 2001
My teaching focuses on coursework exploring the anatomy and physiology of vertebrates. Course materials emphasize environmental adaptations and the relationship between structure and function.
My research focuses on understanding how organophosphate pesticide exposure influences neuronal development and its potential role in the development of neurodegenerative disease.
Society for Neuroscience
Faculty for Undergraduate Neuroscience
American Physiological Society
American Chemical Society