Dr. Corina Jimenez-Gomez, BCBA-D is Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Psychology at Auburn University and Director of the Center for Autism Research, Treatment, and Training (CARTT). Her current professional interests include translational and applied research in the areas of behavioral variability, choice and behavioral persistence, early intervention and naturalistic interventions, caregiver and staff training, and cultural competency.

Dr. Christopher Podlesnik, BCBA-D is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology at Auburn University. His current research interests mainly involve understanding the role of fundamental learning processes in behavioral persistence and relapse, conditional discrimination, and punishment, with an emphasis on translational research.


Doctoral students

Carolyn Ritchey, M.S., BCBA


Samuel Shvarts, M.S., BCBA

May Institute (MA)

Jamie Villegas, M.S., BCBA

Brevard Behavioral Consultants (FL)

Abigail Blackman, M.S., BCBA

Doctoral student at University of Kansas

Madeleine Keevy, Ph.D., BCBA

Melinda Galbato, M.S., BCBA

May Institute (MA)

Thoung Ho, M.S., BCBA

Center of Psychoeducation Science

for Children with Disabilities (Vietnam)

Ashley Liggett, M.S., BCBA

Childhood Autism Services (NE)

Courtney Hannula, M.S., BCBA

Marcus Autism Center (GA)

Kelsey Purcell, M.S., BCBA

Global Autism Project

Basak Topcuoglu, M.S., BCBA

Ronald Clark, M.S., BCBA

Doctoral student at FL Tech

Stephanie Brand, M.S., BCBA

Doctoral student at FL Tech

Tiara Putri, M.S., BCBA

Kristin Albert, M.S., BCBA

Doctoral student at FL Tech

Becca Fire, M.S., BCBA

Jessebelle Pichardo, M.S., BCBA

Scott Center for Autism Treatment (FL)

Katie Haggerty, M.S., BCBA

BCBA in Chicago, IL

Kacie McGarry, M.S., BCBA

Doctoral student at FL Tech

Sandhya Rajagopal, Ph.D., BCBA

Postdoc at Marcus Autism Center

Weizhi Wu , M.S., BCBA