About Us

Kimberly S. Chiew, Ph.D.
Principal Investigator

Dr. Chiew is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of Denver. She completed her Ph.D. in Cognitive Psychology at Washington University in St. Louis and a postdoctoral fellowship at Duke University’s Center for Cognitive Neuroscience. She is a member of DU Psychology’s Affect-Social-Cognitive area and affiliated with the Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience program.

Dr. Chiew is interested in how motivation and affect — what we want and how we feel — shape the way we allocate attention, control task performance, and learn new information; ultimately, supporting adaptive behavior.

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Bailey Harris

Bailey is a second year undergraduate from Seattle, Washington at the University of Denver majoring in psychology and minoring in sociology. She hopes to attend graduate school after DU and pursue a PsyD. In her free time she enjoys hiking, fishing, skiing, and spending time with friends and family.

Could this be you?

We are looking for motivated and reliable undergraduate and graduate students to join the MAC Lab! Interested students should email Dr. Chiew to discuss potential research opportunities.