Emily is a Social Psychologist with a specialty in Affective Science. She is working with the Midlife in the United States (MIDUS) team as a postdoctoral research associate investigating how emotional and cognitive functioning influence health and well-being.
Emily is interested in understanding how emotion is used to navigate daily life as a function of individual differences such as age and mental health. Her research methodology includes assessments of subjective emotional experiences, implementation of experimental designs, and measurement of the neurobiological and psychophysiological bases of emotion and cognition.
Ph.D., Social & Personality Psychology, University of California, Irvine