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KATHARINE TILLMAN — Principal Investigator

KATHARINE TILLMAN — Principal Investigator

Katharine Tillman, PhD

Katharine Tillman joined the Department of Psychology at UT-Austin as an Assistant Professor in the Fall of 2018. She received her Ph.D. in Psychology from the University of California, San Diego, where she studied language acquisition and cognitive development in children, and her B.A. from New York University, where she studied visual perception and object recognition in adults.  Follow Katharine on Twitter

COLE DOUGHERTY — Lab Manager

COLE DOUGHERTY — Lab Manager

cole Dougherty

Cole Dougherty graduated from the University of Maryland in May 2018 with a B.A. in Psychology. As an undergraduate, he was a research assistant in Jonathan Beier’s Lab for Early Social Cognition and worked on projects examining prosocial behavior in preschoolers. In the future, he plans to pursue a Ph. D. in Developmental Psychology. His research interests include cognitive development, conceptual development, and social cognition. Follow Cole on Twitter.

TAYLER MANCILLAS — Research Assistant

TAYLER MANCILLAS — Research Assistant

TAYLER MANCILLAS

Class: 2021

Major: Psychology

Activities: Women in Psychology, Texas Student Psychological Association

 
 
 

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