Current Projects

PhD Member

Title

Description

Lisa Boticelli

 

 

Daniela Cannizarro

 

 

Thomas Chao

Boredom Induced Experiential Discounting in Cocaine Users

This study examines how state of boredom impacts impulsive decision-making in a sample of cocaine users relative to controls. Employing a laboratory boredom induction and real-time temporal discounting measurements, this study aims to contribute clinically-relevant understandings of the mechanisms underlying boredom’s exacerbation of cocaine abuse.

Marty Fagin

 

 

Andrew Finkelstein

 

 

Marcy Hudson

 

 

Samuel Koval

 

 

Iryna Kratova

 

 

Emily Maple

 

 

Anwar Siddiqui

 

 

Andrea Singer

 

 

Ryan Tellalian

Limited affective resource theory: It is all in your head?

Ego depletion has been shown to have an effect only on those who believe that cognitive resources are finite. These studies investigate whether the same effect holds true with regard to belief in limited affective resources cross-sectionally and by experimental manipulation.

Gillian Wilson

 

 

 

 

 

MA Member

 

 

Kennedy Daniels

 

 

Leila Ghazal

 

 

Abraham Goldring

 

 

Daniel Hunt

 

 

Samantha Jaile

 

 

Rebecca Reidy

 

 

Alexandra Romano