2018 - 2021         University of Pennslyvania

MindCORE Postdoctoral Research Fellowship
The Changing Brain Lab (PI: Allyson Mackey)
Advisory committee: Angela Duckworth, Martha Farah, Joe Kable

2013 - 2018         Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Ph.D. in Brain and Cognitive Science
Early Childhood Cognition Lab (PI: Laura Schulz)
Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience Lab (PI: John Gabrieli)
Dissertation: Social Influences on Children’s Learning

2007 - 2011         Wesleyan University

B.A. in Neuroscience and Behavior (High Honors)
Cognitive Development Labs (PI: Anna Shusterman)
Honors Thesis: The Effects of Touch on Compliance in Preschool-Age Children