Emily O'Brien


Social Psychology

Faculty Advisor:

Amanda Forest

About me:

Outside of lab work and teaching, I love to read, crochet, and dance! 

Education & Training

  • B.S., Brain and Cognitive Sciences; University of Rochester
  • B.A., Psychology; University of Rochester

Research Interests

I am interested in what factors (e.g., gratitude expressions) impact partners' support for each other's goals, how perceptions of potential partners impact subsequent dating decisions, and how people's social identities might influence support seeking and provision processes.