Education & Professional Experience

Assistant Professor (2017-pres)
School of Psychology
Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education (2018-2020)
University of Nottingham, Nottingham, UK

Postdoctoral Research Fellow (2014-2017)
PI: Elizabeth Kensinger
Department of Psychology
Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA, USA

Ph.D. in Psychology (2009-2014)
PIs: Marcia Spetch (2013-2014), Jeremy Caplan (2009-2013), Esther Fujiwara (2009-2013)
Department of Psychology
University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada

Visiting Scientist (2011-2012)
PI: Tobias Sommer
Department of Systems Neuroscience
University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany

B.Sc. Specialization in Psychology, with Distinction (2005-2009)
PI: Jeremy Caplan
Department of Psychology
University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada

Awards & Honors

  • 2022 Experimental Psychology Society Elected Member
  • 2021 Psychonomics Society Early Career Award
  • 2021 Memory Disorders Research Society Elected Member
  • 2020 Advance HE Fellow (FHEA)
  • 2019 Cognitive Neuroscience Society - Trainee Professional Development Panel
  • 2018 Mozilla Foundation Open Leadership Training
  • 2017 Association for Psychological Science Rising Star
  • 2017 Psychonomics Society Fellow (FPsyS)
  • 2016-2017 CIHR Fellowship
  • 2016 NeuroHackademy Fellowship
  • 2016 Kavli Summer Institute in Cognitive Neuroscience Fellowship
  • 2016 Society for Neuroscience (SfN) Satellite, UCSD Neurosciences - Online Science Panel
  • 2012-2014 NSERC Canada Graduate Scholarship - Doctoral (CGS-D2)
  • 2013-2014 Alberta Gambling Research Institute - Doctoral
  • 2012-2013 Alberta Gambling Research Institute - Doctoral
  • 2011-2012 DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) Scholarship - Doctoral
  • 2010-2011 Queen Elizabeth II - Doctoral
  • 2009-2010 CIHR Canada Graduate Scholarship - Master's (CGS-M)


See publications on the lab website.

Editorial Roles

Behavior Research Methods [website]
Journal of Open Source Software (JOSS) [website]
Collabra: Psychology [website]
Humanities and Social Sciences Communications [website]
Research Ideas and Outcomes (RIO) Journal [website]

Advisor Roles

Learning Scientists [website]
GoGreen Routes [website]
OpenScience MOOC [website]