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Virginia S. Y. Kwan

Virginia S. Y. Kwan received her Ph.D. at the University of California, Berkeley, served on the faculty at Princeton University, and is now Professor in the Department of Psychology at Arizona State University. Her major research interests revolve around the broad content areas of social perception and decision science. She is the Director of the Culture and Decision Science Laboratory. She has developed a research program that examines social perception using multiple methods, multiple cultures, and multiple species. Her recent research addresses the impact of cyberlife engagement on social cognition and behavior.