Research Projects

What is morbid curiosity?

Why are we captivated by violence?

What is the point of gruesome behavior?

Why do we play with fear?

What are the functions of shame and embarrassment?

Skills

Hormone Analysis

Eye Tracking

R

Molecular Lab

Behavioral Analysis

Interviewing

Academic and Professional Positions

 
 
 
 
 

UX Intern

Facebook

Jun 2021 – Aug 2021 San Francisco, California
User Experience Graduate Intern at Facebook.
 
 
 
 
 

Visiting Researcher

Interacting Minds Centre

Oct 2017 – Nov 2020 Aarhus University, Denmark
Designed and conducted a field experiment at a haunted house attraction (Fall 2017 and Fall 2020.
 
 
 
 
 

Fellow

Institute for Mind and Biology

Jul 2017 – Present The University of Chicago
Behavioral Biology Laboratory
 
 
 
 
 

PhD Student

Department of Comparative Human Development

Oct 2016 – Present The University of Chicago
Behavioral Biology concentration

Teaching

Habits of a Free Mind: Psychology for Democracy (UChicago, 2020)

TA for Pamela Paresky

Mind II - Mechanisms of the Mind (UChicago, 2020)

Lecturer

Mind I - Historical & Philosophical Foundations of the Mind (UChicago, 2019, x2)

Lecturer

Computing for the Social Sciences (UChicago, 2019)

TA for Ben Soltoff

Mind III - The Mind in Context (UChicago, 2019)

Teaching Intern for Jean Decety

Mind II - Mechanisms of the Mind (UChicago, 2019)

Teaching Intern for Katherine Krpan

Mind I - Historical & Philosophical Foundations of the Mind (UChicago, 2018)

Teaching Intern for Dario Maestripieri

Intro to Comparative Human Development (UChicago, 2018)

TA for Eugene Raikhel

Intro to Biology Laboratory (UCO, 2014-16)

Instructor - 9 sections

Embryology (UCO, 2015)

TA for Nikki Seagraves

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