Haleh Yazdi                               

hyazdi@ucsd.edu

Education

Ph.D. student, Psychology, University of California, San Diego (2013-present)
M.Sc., Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, U.K. (2012)
B.A., Psychology and Sociology, summa cum laude, University of Colorado at Boulder (2008)

Honors and Awards

Friends of the International Center Scholarship, University of California, San Diego (2014) 
Norman H. Anderson Travel and Research Fund Award, University of California, San Diego (2014)
Dean of Social Sciences Travel Fund Award, University of California, San Diego (2014)
Competitive EDGE (Enhancing Diversity in Graduate Education) Fellowship, University of California, San Diego (2013)
Award of Distinction for Master's Dissertation, University of Oxford (2012)
Undergraduate Research Opportunities (UROP) Grant, University of Colorado at Boulder (2006-2008)
College of Arts and Sciences BBC Scholarship, University of Colorado at Boulder (2006-2008)
Bioscience Undergraduate Research Skills & Training (BURST) Grant, University of Colorado at Boulder (2006-2008)

Teaching Experience

Teaching Assistant, University of California, San Diego, Introduction to Developmental Psychology (Winter 2014)
Teaching Assistant, National Head Start Association, Boulder, CO (2009-2010)

Service

University of Oxford's Development Office, Fundraising Officer (2012)
Attention Homes residential shelter for at-risk youth, Direct Care Counselor (2008-2009)
Mehr Kowsar Charity for Orphans (Tehran, Iran), Summer Program Youth Counselor (2007-2010)