Outside of the lab, she loves to write, play racquet sports, and dabble in jewelry making.
Graduate Student at Social Justice Neuroscience and Psychology Lab
ACEDEMIC HISTORY & HONORS
English major; Pre-medical
Departmental GPA: 3.85; Overall GPA: 3.55
Magna Cum Laude
Recipient of Walter C. Hughes Memorial Prize: “Awarded to a senior thesis of exceptional merit and originality”
GPA: 4.0; National Merit finalist; Hamilton Book Award recipient
Responsible for assisting in the data acquisition, analysis, & publication of research
Assist in general lab management, including correspondence with the NYU IRB and the organization of consents, data, and experimental materials
Responsible for managing and trouble-shooting problems with physiological equipment
Tutor to high school students in SAT, SAT II, and general class work
Wrote up cases for submission to journals
Mentor & tutor
Served on promotions committee
Research Assistant to Dr. Carol S. Dweck
Contributed to research into intelligence perception and learning trends among middle school students–extension of independent work completed in high school
ARTICLES IN PREPARATION
Kubota JT, Stevenson, C., Perino M., Stanley D., Banaji, MR., & Phelps, EA Individual difference predictors of racially-biased jury decisions (in preparation).
Kubota JT, Vessel E, Stevenson, C., Stanley D, Marini M, Banaji, MR & Phelps, EA Neural mechanisms of race-bias malleability (in preparation).
Kanen JW, Gershman SJ, Stevenson, C., Monfils MH, Phelps EA, Niv Y. Gradual extinction attenuates the return of fear in humans (in preparation).
Kanen JW, Gershman SJ, Stevenson, C., Monfils MH, Phelps EA, Niv Y. Gradual extinction attenuates the return of fear in humans. Presented at the 43rd Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuroscience, San Diego, CA.
Experience with fMRI data collection and analysis
Familiarity with physiological methodologies, including skin conductance response, shock, and eye-tracking data collection and analysis
Programming experience using Python and Matlab
Familiarity with statistical analysis software, including SPM and SPSS