Here are the students who are collaborating with me in my lab.


Rachel Kaup is a senior at the College of Charleston pursuing a B.S. in psychology and a minor in International Studies. She has worked in Dr. May’s lab since the Fall of 2021, collaborating on a project examining neurodiversity in the workplace as well an investigation on ways to improve the memory of adults with Down syndrome. Outside of the lab, Rachel is a supplemental instructor for Behavioral Neuroscience, and she is collaborating with Dr. Chelsea Reid on project exploring relationship nostalgia. Rachel also conducts research on substance use at MUSC and serves as the Psychology department’s HSS Ambassador. She plans to pursue a graduate degree in psychology, and outside the lab she enjoys travel, cooking, and live concerts.


Levi Moyer is a student in the Honors College Class of 2024. He is majoring in Psychology and minoring in Chemistry. He is currently working on exploring ways to mitigate hiring discrimination against autistic individuals. Outside the lab, he loves to bird watch, hike, fish, play basketball, work out, and act. He was in the Department of Theater and Dance’s production of “Everybody” and the Center Stage Musical, “Firebringer.” He is the membership chair for the Mortar Board National Senior Honor Society and is a Senior Student Senator. He is also in the collegiate Acapella group, The Charleston Vibes. Levi is hoping to attend medical school with the HPSP Scholarship to become a Physician in the US Army.