Lara D LaDage

Lara LaDage
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF BIOLOGY, Mathematics and Natural Sciences
(814) 949-5000

Lara LaDage's research focuses on the way differential demands on cognitive processes relate to the underlying neurological architecture of those processes. LaDage is interested in the evolution of spatial processing and the hippocampus, an area of the brain heavily involved in spatially-based behaviors.

Education: 
Ph.D., Biology, The University of Memphis, 2007
B.S. with honors, Biology, Western Illinois University, 1999
Research Interests: 
behavioral neuroscience, spatial processing, neuroecology, behavioral and evolutionary biology