Dr. Bridgid Finn, Senior Research Scientist in the Cognitive Science Division at Educational Testing Service (ETS), will present “Links between memory, metacognition, and motivation: How remembered success guides achievement choice” on Tuesday, October 18, at 4:15 p.m., in Wachenheim 113. ETS is an educational non-profit based in Princeton, NJ.
Dr. Finn is an accomplished leader of multidisciplinary experimental research, using cognitive, motivation, and decision science to make evidence-based improvements to learner experiences and outcomes. She has extensive experience in experimental design, quantitative analysis, team based project and grant management, communication of research insights, and application of cognitive science to new technology development.
Dr. Finn received her Ph.D. From Columbia University, and carried out two post-doctoral fellowships, one at Columbia University and the other at Washington University, St. Louis.