Lisa Zaval

NE CSC Graduate Fellow
Postdoctoral Research Associate

Consortium Institution: 

University of Massachusetts

Education: 

Ph.D., Judgment Decision Making Psychology, Columbia University

Experience: 

Postdoctoral Researcher, 2014-2017, Center for Research on Environmental Decisions, Columbia University

Research Interests: 

My research focuses on judgment and decision-making, with a particular emphasis on choice architecture related to sustainability and pro-environmental decision making, investigating how features of the decision context can influence different attitudes and behaviors (e.g., green product choice, charitable giving). A related line of work investigates the underlying psychological drivers that influence these climate change judgments.