Kali Kecskemeti

Jr. Specialist (Study Coordinator)

Kali Kecskemeti graduated from the University of California, Santa Cruz in 2020 with a BA in Intensive Psychology and a Minor in Education. As an undergraduate, Kali worked in the Early Social Interaction Lab (ESIL) with Professor Audun Dahl, where she studied helping behaviors in infants and investigated how students from various backgrounds understand different cultures and religions. She was also a research assistant in the Athena Lab with Professor Steve Whittaker, where she assisted in developing and testing a conversational chatbot. Kali has worked with children of various ages in school and research settings. She is currently a study coordinator for the middle childhood and adolescent time points of the APP and GAIN studies. In the future, Kali is interested in pursuing a career in educational psychology.