Qianqian Chen

Qianqian Chen

Junior Specialist


Research Area

Developmental and Evolutionary Psychology


I received my B.A. in Psychology and Human Development & Family Sciences at University of Connecticut. I worked as a Teaching Assistant for Educational Psychology and Peer Educator for Violence Against Women Prevention Program (VAWPP) at UConn. After earning my B.A., I went to Harvard Graduate School of Education and received my M.Ed in Human Development & Education with concentration in Early Childhood. I worked as a Research Assistant in Spelke Lab studying children's cognitive development and a Research Assistant in Nock Lab helping with clinical and developmental research at Harvard University . I am now the Lab Manager of Dr. Zoe Liberman's Social Cognitive Development Lab here at UC Santa Barbara. I am especially interested in what infants know and how children learn.