News

  • Congrats to LDL alumna Lizzy Jang who will be joining the occupational therapy master’s program at UIC!
  • A HUGE congratulations to Dr. Emily Hittner for successfully defending her dissertation thesis on the role of emotion in the embodiment of social adversity! 
  • Congratulations to Emily Hittner who will be joining the dating app Hinge as the Research Lead for the new Hinge Lab!
  • A HUMONGOUS congratulations to our PI, Claudia Haase, who was just approved for tenure. We can not think of anyone more deserving and are so incredibly thankful to have her as our mentor!
  • Congrats to first-author Deborah Wu and her co-authors Kat Bae and Ryan Svoboda (all LDL alumni) who just had their manuscript “Individual Differences in Sadness Coherence: Associations with Dispositional Affect and Age” accepted for publication in Emotion!
  • Welcome to Gabriela Pankova who is joining LDL and ADAPT as a full-time research assistant!
  • Are you interested in life-span development, emotion, mental & cognitive health, and relationships? Apply to the Human Development and Social Policy Ph.D. Program at Northwestern University and work with us. 
  • Interested in human development, mental health, emotion, and relationships? We’re hiring a full-time research assistant (12 months) across Northwestern’s Life-Span Development (PI: Claudia Haase) and ADAPT (PI: Vijay Mittal) labs.
  • We’re hiring for an undergraduate research assistant position. Northwestern students who do not have prior research experience can  apply here.
  • Congratulations to our RA Sophie for being selected as a finalist for the Fletcher Undergraduate Research Grant prize for her project “Adolescents’ Facial Expressions of Emotions and Links with Mental Health”!
  • Congrats to Emily on joining the 2019 Management for Scientists and Engineers program at the Kellogg School of Management!
  • Congrats to (Dr.) Ryan Svoboda who successfully defended his dissertation on April 12, 2019!
  • Congrats to Klaudia Konieczny, Jordyn Ricard, and Sophie Rodosky who have been awarded been awarded Northwestern University Undergraduate Research Grants to work with us this summer!
  • Congrats to LDL alumna Jiaqi (Michelle) Yu who has been accepted to the Marketing PhD program (Consumer Behavior track) at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business!
  • Welcome, DJ Rompilla who will be joining the HDSP Ph.D. program at Northwestern University!
  • Congrats to Claire Yee, DJ Rompilla, Emily Hittner, Jacquelyn Stephens, Jason Levin, and Jordyn Ricard as well as LDL alumna Deborah Wu and LDL affiliate Tina Gupta for amazing poster presentations, poster spotlights, and flash talks at the Society for Affective Science (SAS) conference in Boston!
  • Congrats to Maddy Fisher on being accepted into the Kellogg MS in Management Studies (MSMS) program at Northwestern University!
  • Come to one of our favorite conferences in Boston! Society for Affective Science 2019. https://society-for-affective-science.org/conferences/2019-sas-annual-conference/home/
  • Congrats to LDL alumna In Jung (Lizzy) Jang who will be joining Feinberg’s All Of Us Research Program at Northwestern as a Research Assistant!