Alaina Talboy, PhD
Welcome! I am a cognitive scientist who is passionate about education, research, and all things math & science!
My research focuses on understanding how people use information to make informed decisions.
My philosophy and approach to research, writing, and life in general is guided by the three principles of scientific thinking.
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Her latest speaking engagement was at the Women in Tech Global Conference on June 7-11, 2021. She talked about her personal experience with imposter syndrome, and then stepped back to cover the different layers in workplaces and society that contribute to women feeling like imposters. At the end, she gave several concrete examples for how to address the larger systemic issues that drive feelings of imposterism.