Kimberly Wood

Assistant Professor

Howard College of Arts and Sciences

Psychology

Office: Beeson Hall 317
Email: kwood6@samford.edu
Phone: 205-726-4698

Kimberly Wood comes to Samford from the University of Alabama at Birmingham where she has conducted research in clinical neuroscience, learning, memory, and exercise using neuroimaging. Professionally she is interested in the impact of sleep and exercise on brain and behavior relationships in Parkinson’s disease. Her recreational interests include walking her dogs and listening to podcasts during road trips with her husband, Robert, an Area Operations Manager for The Ricoh Company, Ltd. Robert and Kimberly regularly visit their two daughters. Their oldest, Krista, is attending Auburn University’s College of Veterinary Medicine, and Kayli is studying mechanical engineering at the University of Alabama in Huntsville.

Degrees and Certifications

• B.S., with Honors in Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham

• Ph.D., University of Alabama at Birmingham