PhD Student in Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience / IOG fellow / GTA
Office: 87 E. Ferry Avenue, Knapp Building #008, Detroit, MI 48201
Roya currently is a PhD student in Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience (BCN) at the Department of Psychology, Wayne State University. At the same time, she is pre-doctoral trainee at the Institue of Geronotology (IOG).
Research Interest/Area of Expertise
Roya is mainly interested in structural brain development and that how it gives rise to cogntive functioning across development. She is particularly focused on hippocampus, a key structure supporting episodic memory, and the functional specialization of it's subfields.
Education – Degrees, Licenses, Certifications
- Ph.D. Student, Psychology (BCN), Wayne State University, Detroit, MI (2016- Present)
- M.A. Psychology (Clinical), University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran (2009-2012)
- B.S. Psychology (Clinical), University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran (2005-2009)
Instructor, PSY 1010 Lab, Department of Psychology, Wayne State University
Instructor, PSY 1030 Lab, Department of Psychology, Wayne State University