Samantha Murphy

Samantha Murphy

Research Assistant

Samantha graduated from the University of Missouri – St. Louis with a bachelor degree in psychology and certification in trauma studies. Samantha graduated from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville with her master’s degree in Clinical Psychology and plans to continue research as a large component of her career. Samantha has conducted research in the field of neuropsychology with an emphasis on pediatric traumatic brain injury. At the STEM Center, she supports research on how middle-school aged students create and maintain science identity as a part of our National Science Foundation funded project, “A Youth-Led Citizen Science Network for Community Environmental Assessment”.