I'm a NSF SBE postdoctoral fellow in the Psychology Department and the Center for Brain Science at Harvard University working with Liz Phelps. I completed my Ph.D. at Harvard in the Computational Cognitive Neuroscience Lab working with Sam Gershman. My research investigates how we make inferences and form beliefs about unknowable or uncertain things, and how those beliefs contribute to learning and decision-making. Some of the specific topics that I'm interested in are peoples' inferences about their emotions, internal cues, and how much control they have. I use computational modeling, behavioral experiments, and neuroimaging to investigate how these inference processes come about.
In my spare time, you might find me trying out a new restaurant or exploring a trail with my dog, Piper. You can also check out the Harvard Women in Psychology group, which I co-founded as a grad student.