Vitae

Education

  • University of California, San Diego (2018)
    – B.S. in Developmental Psychology (Highest Distinction)
    – B.A. in Economics
    – Honors: Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa

Research Experience

  • Oct., 2018 — Present | Temple Cognition and Learning Lab, Temple University, Lab Manager
  • Mar., 2017 — July, 2018 | Language and Development Lab, UCSD, Research Assistant
  • Jan., 2017 — June, 2018 | Psychology Honors Program, UCSD, Honors Student

Teaching Experience

  • Apr., 2018 — June, 2018 | Department of Psychology, UCSD, Undergraduate Instructional Apprentice for PSYC 190: Parenting
  • Jan., 2018 — June, 2018 | Psychology Mentoring Program, UCSD, Mentor

Honors, Awards & Fellowships

  • 2018: Psychology Department Undergraduate Research Fellowship, UCSD
  • 2017 – 2018: Norman Henry Anderson Excellence in Developmental Research Award, UCSD
  • 2018: Norman Anderson Honors Thesis Award for Methodological and Analytical Rigor, UCSD
  • 2018: Member of Psi Chi Honor Society, UCSD Chapter

Presentations & Posters

  • Wang, Y (May, 2018). The Role of Pragmatics in Explaining the Difference between One and A. Presentation at the Undergraduate Research Conference. San Diego, CA.
  • Wang, Y (May, 2018). The Role of Pragmatics in Explaining the Difference between One and A. Poster presented at the Symposium on Cognitive and Language Development(SOCAL). Irvine, CA
  • Wang, Y (June, 2018). The Role of Pragmatics in Explaining the Difference between One and A. Poster presented at the Honors Poster Session. San Diego, CA