Effects of age and culture on memory and social cognition.
My research explores these topics using a combination of behavioral and neuroimaging (fMRI) methods.
Lab website: http://www.brandeis.edu/gutchess/
University of Michigan, Ph.D.
University of Michigan, M.A.
Boston University, B.A.
Awards and Honors
Principal Investigator, National Science Foundation grant, “Memory Specificity across Cultures” (2012)
Women in Cognitive Science travel award to attend the APS conference, 2013 (2012)
Fulbright Scholar Award, Istanbul, Turkey (2010)
Principal Investigator, "Social Memory with Age: Behavioral and Neural Mechanisms", National Institute on Aging R21 grant (2010)
American Federation for Aging Research (AFAR), Research Grant (2008)
Travel award to attend pre-APS workshop on "Opportunities for Advancing Behavioral and Social Research on Aging: An Introduction for Psychological Scientists" (2008)
APA Dissertation Research Award (2004)
APA Division of Adult Development and Aging Award for Outstanding Doctoral Research (2004)
Phi Beta Kappa, Boston University (1998)
|PSYC||1a||Introduction to Psychology|
|PSYC||52a||Research Methods and Laboratory in Psychology|
|PSYC||213a||Social Neuroscience and Culture|
|PSYC||302a||Proseminar in Brain, Body, and Behavior II|
|PSYC||316a||Psychology Research Seminar|