Grants, honors and accomplishments

2015 - International Behavioral and Neurogenetics Society (President-elect)

2010-2013 - International Behavioral and Neurogenetics Society (Executive Committee Member-at-Large)

2009-2010 - Society for Neuroscience, Neuroinformatics Committee

2009-2010 - Society for Neuroscience, Neuroinformatics Committee;

2007 - Young Scientist Award, International Behavioral and Neurogenetics Society

2006 - Early Career Award for Scientific Accomplishment-UT-Battelle Oak Ridge National Laboratory

1995–1996 - Fellow, Graduate College, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Phi Beta Kappa, Psi Chi, Phi Kappa Phi and Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Societies

1995 - Outstanding Woman Scholar from College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, University of Connecticut

1994–1995 - Julias A. Elias Scholarship, University of Connecticut

1993 - Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow, University of Connecticut School of Medicine