Maureen Ritchey

Professional Background

After graduating from Duke, I was a postdoctoral scholar at the UC Davis Center for Neuroscience. I joined the faculty at Boston College in 2016.

How has being a P&N graduate helped shape your professional success?

How has being a P&N graduate helped shape your professional success? As a P&N student, I had countless opportunities to interact with and learn from faculty at the top of their fields. These informal training experiences were hugely influential in shaping my ideas and ambitions for future research. I also benefitted from the outstanding resources available at Duke, which facilitated my progress as a student and set me on a path toward a productive research career. 

Year & Degree: 
2011, PhD
Professional Title: 
Assistant Professor
Employer: 
Boston College, Department of Psychology