Projects

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Emotion Dynamics of Solitude

Investigations into how emotions change over time in the context of being alone.

Emotion Regulation

Managing emotions and its impact on well-being and adjustment

R

Insights in statistics, visualization, and programming in R.

Sentiment Analysis

Identifying emotions in text - on massive scales.

Social Development in Different Cultures

Research on socio-emotional development in different cultures

Social Withdrawal and Socio-emotional Development

Exploring the socio-emotional consequences of social withdrawal across development.

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Emotion dynamics is the study of how emotions change over time. Sometimes our feelings are quite stable, but other times capricious. …

Sporting events host witness to a wide range of human emotion. The emotional ups and downs are especially clear among invested fans. …

Latent Profile Analysis (LPA) tries to identify clusters of individuals (i.e., latent profiles) based on responses to a series of …

In this month’s post, I set out to create a visual network of emotions. Emotion Dynamics tells us that different emotions are highly …

I was recently introduced to Google Dataset Search, an extension that searches for open access datasets. There I stumbled upon this …

Selected Publications

Aloneliness is conceptualized as the negative feelings that arise from the perception that one is not spending enough time alone. We …

Sentiment analysis is a computational method that automatically analyzes the valence of massive quantities of text. Basic sentiment …

Shyness is characterized by the experience of heightened fear, anxiety, and social‐evaluative concerns in social situations and is …

The ability to intentionally control behavior to achieve specific goals helps children concentrate in school and behave appropriately …

The aim of the present study was to examine the moderating role of inhibitory control (IC) in the associations between shyness and …

The purpose of this study was to explore the longitudinal links among Chinese children’s self‐control, social experiences, and …

The goal of this study was to explore associations among maternal agreeableness, child temperament (i.e., emotion dysregulation), and …