My research interests include biopsychosocial influences on self-concept formation and the psychology of belonging. I welcome opportunities to connect and collaborate with researchers who share a passion for one or more of these topics.

Nominated Saybrook University’s Best Dissertation, my psychological research examines biopsychosocial influences on patterns of thinking, believing, and behaving and motivation. A copy of the full dissertation research is available through ProQuest database. Other research and conference papers are available on and