I had no idea about the behavior analytic world when I started college. But ever since I was introduced to the science, I have found my passion ... I get to do something with my life that will benefit others.
I had a professor email me in the early hours of a morning because she had ‘heard’ I had gotten in to law school. And Coach Herk drove to school in the worst blizzard of the year so that athletes could work out. The level of commitment shown here is incredible.
“I had never even considered research as a career option until I started working on a research project and realized how much I enjoyed the challenge that research presents,” she said. “Since I had this experience at Briar Cliff, it was an easier transition into my current job.”
"This experience has helped me with my graduate school applications, learning how to present under different situations (classroom vs research presentation) and to different audiences and how to adapt to these differences," said Kristin.