Rachel Scott

Rachel Scott

Doctoral Student in Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience
IMSD Fellow | Institute of Gerontology Fellow


Rachel Scott



Research interest(s)/area of expertise

Cognitive neuroscience of atypical aging;

 memory and belief maintenance in neurodegenerative diseases;
 neural correlates of consciousness and self;
 neuromodulatory systems


  • B.A., Sociology, Psychology, & Criminal Studies, Salem College, 2018
  • M.A. in Psychology, Union College KY, 2020

Awards and grants

Institute of Gerontology Graduate Fellowship, 2021-2022

National Institutes of Health T32 GM139807: WSU IMSD Fellowship, 2021-2023

Courses taught

  • PSY 1010: Introduction to Psychology Lab, Fall 2020 & Winter 2021
  • PSY 1020: Elements of Psychology, three credits, Spring/Summer 2021