Sherona Garrett-Ruffin

Senior Lecturer, Department of Psychology
B.A., Biopsychology, Oberlin College
M.A., Mental Health Counseling, Bowling Green State University
Ph.D., Neuroscience, Kent State University

Phone: (419) 372-8125
Office: Room 261, Psychology Building
Lab Page: N/A

Taking Graduate Students? No
Sponsoring Undergraduate Research? Yes

Research Interests:

My research interests include exploring the relationships between electroencephalogram (EEG) brainwave patterns and affect, specifically impulsivity and empathy.

Selected Publications:

Garrett-Ruffin, S. (2019) Exploring relationships between EEG theta/beta ratios, empathy, impulsivity and mood. Reviewed Summer 2019 Journal of Biological Psychology

Garrett-Ruffin, S. (2006). Rethinking Pipeline Programs for Minority Science Students. Annals of Engineering Education Research, 2(1), 13-15.

Garrett-Ruffin, S. & Martsolf, D. (2005). Development, Implementation, and Evaluation of a Science Learning Community for Underrepresented Students. Journal of Women and Minorities in Science and Engineering. 11, 197-298

Courses Taught:

  • PSYC 1010 General Psychology
  • PSYC 1010H General Psychology Honors
  • PSYC 2900 Introduction to Laboratory Methods in Psychology
  • PSYC 3280 Psychophysiology
  • RESC 2000 Service-learning (Juvenile Delinquency)