Weeden-Wright received her Ph.D. from Vanderbilt University where she specialized in radiation hardening of emerging memory technologies. Throughout her graduate tenure she was a visiting research scientist at NASA AMES research center and USC ISI Disruptive Electronics group. Weeden-Wright has a diverse technical experience and has enjoyed collaborating with a range of scientists, teachers and students. Before joining Lipscomb Engineering, Weeden-Wright was an instructor at the School for Science and Math at Vanderbilt.
For the past two years, alongside three Ph.D. scientists, she developed and implemented experiential STEM curriculum for a novel interdisciplinary classroom environment.