About Angela Gutchess

Angela Gutchessangela gutchess, associate professor of psychology at Brandeis University, holds a master's degree and Ph.D. in psychology from the University of Michigan.


Welcome to Angela Gutchess's Aging, Culture, and Cognition Laboratory at Brandeis University.

Our research addresses the impact of healthy aging and cultural background on long-term memory and social cognition, using behavioral and functional MRI methods.


Thursday, October 30 2014 --  Dr. Gutchess reviews research on the aging brain as part of a special issue of Science. Additional coverage of her review may be found here.

Monday, March 24 2014 -- Today, Brittany Cassidy defended her doctoral dissertation, entitled Behavioral and Neural Responses to Appearance-Behavior Congruity. Congratulations, Dr. Cassidy!

Thursday, November 7 2013 -- Research conducted by Dr. Rosa and Dr. Gutchess was recently featured in an article in ElderBranch. You can read the full interview here.