Carla Macias

Carla Macias

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Carla received her Ph.D. in psychology from Rutgers University where she worked with Dr. Elizabeth Bonawitz. She graduated from the University of Rochester with a BA in Brain and Cognitive Science in 2016. Carla is interested in cognitive development, particularly how children use their beliefs about the world to guide their attention and memory. In her graduate work, she is examining how belief-violating information impacts learning outcomes in both adults and children.

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