Catherine is an Assistant Professor of Psychology and Neural Science at NYU. She received her B.S. in Symbolic Systems from Stanford University and her PhD from New York University. She did her postdoctoral training in developmental cognitive neuroscience at the Sackler Institute at Weill Cornell Medical College, where she was an Assistant Professor prior to her return to NYU in 2016. Her research examines the development and dynamics of learning, memory, and decision-making.