Vicarious Memories (2/24/17)
Dr. Kristina Steiner, assistant professor of psychology at Denison University, will present her ongoing research on autobiographical memories and development as part of the Psychology Department Friday afternoon teas. The title of her talk is, “Vicarious memories and the influence of parental memory sharing.”
Dr. Steiner is a lifespan developmental psychologist whose research program focuses on autobiographical memory. She graduated with a Ph.D. from the University of New Hampshire and recently completed a post-doctoral research position in collaboration with an autobiographical memory research center in Aarhus, Denmark. She is especially interested in investigating the developmental trajectory of life stories and the relationships between the way that people narrate their life stories and various outcomes, such as well-being. She teaches Infancy and Child Development and Research Methods in Child Development.
The event is free and open to the public. Tea and light refreshments will be served. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.