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Position Title
Undergraduate Research Assistant (3rd Year), Cognitive Science


Sydney joined the lab in Fall 2021 and is currently majoring in Cognitive Science, with minors in both Psychology and Sociology. She is interested in Criminological and Forensic Psychology, and how their principles are applied within the law and criminal justice system. More specifically, she hopes to study the effects of psychological traits and implicit social cognition on criminal behavior. In the future, Sydney plans on attending either graduate or law school to gain the knowledge and experience necessary to build a career around Criminal Forensic Psychology. In her free time, she enjoys reading, playing sports, and disappointing her friends with her music taste.