Dr. Christina L. Ruby is an assistant professor of Biology at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Prior to her current appointment, she held a postdoctoral fellowship at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine in Rochester, Minnesota. She earned her PhD in Physiology from Kent State University in Kent, Ohio. Christina has over 10 years of research experience studying the neurobiology of alcohol addiction. She has authored numerous peer-reviewed original research articles, reviews, and book chapters, some of which has been highlighted in the popular press. She has also provided several manuscript reviews for journals.