Manager, Behavioral Research Lab
Yaritza is the Manager at the Behavioral Research Lab. She has a background in both research and academic administration. She is interested in how research is used to solve real-world problems. Prior to Columbia, she worked at NYU's SPS Center for Academic Excellence and Support. Before that, Yaritza earned an MA in Psychology and Social Policy from Princeton, a bachelor's degree in Psychology from the University of Rochester, and worked in numerous labs conducting infant, adolescent, marital, family, and cognitive research.