Title: Assistant Professor of Psychology
Office Location: Roe Center 231-B
B.S. from Drake University
M.S. from Iowa State University
Ph.D. from Iowa State University
Areas of expertise: neurological underpinnings of prospective memory, applications of judgment and decision making to the medical and justice communities and child and adolescent development
Ashley Scolaro has taught at Central College since 2012. Trained as a cognitive neuroscientist, she has been dedicated to helping students understand the mysteries of the brain and how it produces behavior. Recently, Scolaro has added three neuroscience courses to the psychology course catalog including clinical neuroscience, forensic neuroscience and social, affective and developmental neuroscience.