About the author:
My research examines brain development underlying emotional behavior in humans. In particular, our laboratory investigates the interplay between caregiving and brain development.
What I want to achieve:
I aim to contribute to our knowledge of socio-emotional development in the hopes that this science continues our focus on the important role that early social experiences play in development.
My previous positions:
2017-2023: Program Co-Chair: Society for Research in Child Development
2020- : Associate Editor: American Journal of Psychiatry
2017- : Child Mind Institute’s Scientific Research Council (SRC) Member
2017- : Member, Dana Alliance for Brain Initiatives (DABI)
Awards & accomplishments:
2020- : Fellow of the Society of Experimental Psychologists
2017: Irene Jakob Memorial Lecture Award, U of Pittsburgh
2015: American Psychological Association (APA) Distinguished Scientific Award for Early Career Contribution to Psychology
2013: “CEHD 23” Rising Alumni Award, U of Minnesota, College of Education & Human Development