Research Assistants


Delaney is from Beaverton, Oregon and is a sophomore in the Clark Honors College at the University of Oregon. She is a neuroscience major and entrepreneurship minor. During junior year, she will be studying cognitive neuroscience in Copenhagen, Denmark. As a future career, Delaney is interested in applying cognitive and behavioral neuroscience to social issues.

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Eliza is a first-year student at the University of Oregon and is in the Clark Honors College. She is pursuing a double-major in Journalism and Biochemistry. Her research interests include science communication related to Covid-19 and climate change.

Delaney Slaikjer

Eliza Lawrence


Jason is a junior at the University of Oregon, double majoring in Psychology and General Social Science with a minor in Public Speaking. His interests include behavioral economics as well as judgment and decision making. Outside of academia, he loves to kiteboard, make pottery, and read.


Chi-An is a junior at University of Oregon from Irvine, California. She is a Psychology major with minors in Criminology and Anthropology. She plans to graduate a year early, and obtain a PhD in Psychology to work in a career related to forensic psychology or criminal rehabilitation in the future. She is interested in researching the influences of childhood trauma and societal behavior on decision-making.


Outside of school, Chi-An enjoys modeling, reading, and gardening.

Jason Elder

Chi-An Lu

Caitlin is a second-year student at the Clark Honors College studying Business Administration with a minor in Economics. Her main focus is marketing, but she is also interested in operations analytics.

Caitlin joined this lab because is currently interested in consumer behavior, decision making, and human behavior. Outside of school, Caitlin enjoys photography and playing rugby.

Caitlin Dougherty