Lab Alumni


Deborah Ward (Ph.D., 2021); Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, Saint Joseph’s University (Philadelphia, PA)

Esha Naidu (Ph.D. 2023); Post-doc in Department of Psychology at Duke University 

Alessia Italiano (M.A., 2021); Grant Specialist, Robert J. Miller & Associates (Buffalo, NY)

Jennifer Weng (Ph.D. 2021); Data Analyst, American Psychological Association

Nick Gray (M.A., 2021); Ph.D. student in Social Psychology, University of Rochester

Elaine Paravati Harrigan (Ph.D., 2020); Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology; Hamilton College website

Han Young Jung (M.A., 2019); Ph.D. student, University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management 

Cheryl Kondrak (Ph.D., 2017); Senior Analyst, Crowley-Webb (Buffalo, NY) website

Lindsey Streamer (Ph.D., 2016); Research Analyst, American Dental Association website

Ariana Young (Ph.D., 2014); Associate Professor of Psychology, California Lutheran University (Thousand Oaks, CA) website


Jordan Troisi (Ph.D., 2012); Senior Associate Director of Center for Teaching & Learning, Colby College website


Tracy Radsvick (M.A., 2020); Ph.D. student in social-health psychology at Stonybrook University

Nikki Niemeyer (M.A., 2017)


Scott Beymer (M.A., 2015); Senior Analyst at Nielsen (Chicago, IL) website

Ryan Gladding (M.A., 2009)

Melissa Harwin (M.A., 2009); Instructional Designer, Mercy College (Dobbs Ferry, NY) website

Ann Marie DiRaddo (M.A., 2008); Clinical Research Coordinator at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center (Buffalo, NY) website


Hector Sosa (B.A., 2021); Ph.D. student in Social Psychology, University of Massachusetts-Amherst

Hector Sosa | Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences | UMass Amherst

Austin Valvo (B.A., 2018); Ph.D. in Organizational Science, University of North Carolina-Charlotte (expected 2024) website


Haemi Nam (B.A., 2017); Ph.D. in Social Psychology, Ohio State University (2022); Researcher at Meta website


Meghan Bauer (B.A., 2014); Ph.D. student in Clinical Psychology, University at Buffalo website


Bryan Sim (B.A. 2012); Feldman-Cohen Award for Outstanding Undergraduate Honors Thesis; Ph.D. in Social Psychology from New York University (2017); Product Manager, Owler (San Mateo, CA) website


Erin McCarthy (B.A., 2007); MSN, Psychiatric-Mental Health Advanced Practice Nursing, Yale University (2013); Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner at National Center for PTSD, Department of Veterans Affairs (New Haven, CT) website



Hector Sosa (B.A. 2021); Psychology Honors thesis student; Ph.D. student in social psychology at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst

Hector Sosa | Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences | UMass Amherst


Afiya Grant (B.A., 2016); Student Assistant for LGBT Wellness/Wellness Education Services, University at Buffalo (Buffalo, NY) website


Ginelle Knerr (B.A., 2008) 

Adrienne Curry (B.A., 2007); Human Resources Specialist, Department of Veterans Affairs 


Jeff Thomas (B.A., 2006); Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior from NYU-Stern School of Business (2017); Assistant Professor of Management, London School of Economics