Isobel Heck

Isobel Heck

I am a graduate student in Human Development. I am broadly interested in how children come to think about the social world. I joined the ECC Lab because I am interested in applying tools from cognitive development to better understand kids' social cognition. I'm currently working on projects related to children's conceptions of preference, choice, and group-based attitudes. When I'm not in the lab, I can be found hiking, finding new places to swim, trying out new recipes or cleaning up after my two kittens. 

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Alice Zhao

Alice Zhao

I am a graduate student in Human Development. My research interest involves young children's understanding of choice, rules and norms in various cultural contexts. I am currently investigating 1) children’s awareness of authority to change rules and norms 2) children’s self-control capacity and concept of choice, and 3) how parents and children talk about choice.

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