Cynthia Levine

IPR Postdoctoral Fellow


Biography

Cynthia Levine is a postdoctoral fellow working with Edith Chen. She received her bachelor’s degree from Princeton University in 2005 and her PhD in psychology from Stanford University in 2012.

Cynthia’s research focuses on culture, inequality, health, and well-being. She is especially interested in how thinking or feeling in ways that fit with the norms of the social or cultural context can protect people's health. In addition, she hopes to understand how changing social contexts to make them more inclusive can help to reduce health disparities.