Dual Credit Biology
Dr. Simpson holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and a PhD degree in Neuroscience. She is a graduate of Ursinus College and Drexel University. Her professional endeavors over the past 15 years have included laboratory research, the teaching of medical, graduate and dental students, as well as academic administration related to the assessment of student learning outcomes and institutional effectiveness. She maintains an active interest in research related to mechanisms of attention, the developing nervous system and autism spectrum disorder. Drawn by the growth and Christ-centered focus of Hartfield Academy, Dr. Simpson enjoys exploring the biological design of the human body and the life/health-sustaining qualities of nature with her students.