Loretta Flanagan-Cato

Associate Professor

BA, Psychology, Rutgers University

Ph.D., Behavioral Neuroscience, University of Pittsburgh

M.S. Ed., Education Policy, University of Pennsylvania

Office Location: 
304B Lynch Laboratories
Research Interests: 

Community engagement and education outcomes

Specific Research Areas: 

Neuroscience outreach; social connection and achievement


Professor Loretta Flanagan-Cato will be considering new graduate students for admission for Fall 2024.


Selected Publications: 

Flanagan-Cato, L.M., R.C. Plate, C. Steele and A.C. Jenkins.  Effects of community-engaged neuroscience coures on mood and intergroup anxiety.  Journal of Undergraduate Neuroscience Education 21: A159-A165, 2023.

Flanagan-Cato, L.M.  Everyday Neuroscience: A Community Engagement Course.  Journal of Undergraduate Neuroscience Education, in press 2019.

Courses Taught: 
BIBB 160 Everyday Neuroscience (ABCS)
BIBB 260 Neuroendocrinology
BIBB 460 Neuroendocrinology
PSYC 600 (proseminar) Biological Basis of Biology