Research Scientist

Elizabeth Hayward PhD is a Research Scientist at the CREATE Lab at New York University. When not in the lab, she maintains a private practice in neuropsychological assessment, providing evaluations for children, adolescents, and young adults. She is currently an adjunct faculty mentor in Educational Psychology at the CUNY Graduate Center, and formerly adjunct faculty in the Applied Psychology department at New York University. She received her Ph.D. in School Psychology from the department of Applied Psychology at NYU, and holds a M.Ed. in Human Development from the University of Pennsylvania. She previously held the positions of Research Coordinator and Postdoctoral Fellow at CREATE, overseeing recruitment, data collection, and data management for all projects, including Molecules & Minds, the Games for Learning Institute, the Create2Learn Game Design Program, and the Carnegie Learning Mathematics Collaborative. Her research interests focus on how digital media can be employed to assess and promote social cognition and executive functioning in school-aged children.

EMAIL: ehayward@neighborhoodchildpsych.com
PHONE: 718.635.0236
WEBSITE: www.neighborhoodchildpsych.com