Areas of Interest
The long-term goals of my research project seek to understand how discrete neural circuits and signaling substrates within the Drosophila central nervous system mediate chemosensory and nutritional effects on aging and behavior.
Honors & Awards
- 2012-2014 - Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Individual Postdoctoral Fellowship
- 2008-2010 - Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Individual Predoctoral Fellowship
2002 - A.B. (cum laude) – Washington University in St. Louis
2010 - Ph.D. – Northwestern University