Bad Genes: Why Rome Fall, Hitler Rise, Enron Failed, and My Sister Took My Mother's Lover is the celebrated author of Oakley, PhD (Rochester, MI). Her work has been compared to that of Indiana Jones, as it blends global adventure with solid academic expertise. She's worked as a Russian translator aboard Soviet trawlers in the Bering Sea, worked as a radio operator at the South Pole Station in Antarctica, and risen through the ranks of the US Army from Private to Regular Army Captain. Oakley is a recent vice president of the world's largest bioengineering association and possesses a doctorate in the integrative discipline of systems engineering. He is currently an associate professor of engineering at Oakland University in Michigan.
- A Mind for Numbers: How to Excel at Math and Science (Even If You Flunked Algebra)
- Uncommon Sense Teaching: Practical Insights in Brain Science to Help Students Learn
- Learning How to Learn: How to Succeed in School Without Spending All Your Time Studying; A Guide for Kids and Teens
- Mindshift: Break Through Obstacles to Learning and Discover Your Hidden Potential
- Evil Genes: Why Rome Fell, Hitler Rose, Enron Failed, and My Sister Stole My Mother's Boyfriend