Stephen Cadieux

Graduate Student

Stephen is pursuing his PhD in social psychology at the University of California, Riverside under the supervision of Dr. Sonja Lyubomirsky. He studies well-being, religion, psychedelics, and culture. Before beginning his PhD, he was a research assistant studying mindfulness with Dr. Ellen Langer at Harvard University. He holds a bachelor’s degree in sociology from The…

James Chinn

Graduate Student

Biography coming soon…

Tanya Vannoy

Graduate Student

Tanya Vannoy is a second-year Ph.D. student. Her research focuses on well-being science, including prosocial behavior and social connections. Prior to joining the Positive Activities and Wellbeing lab, Tanya worked professionally in marketing and market research for over 15 years. She was the Associate Director of Marketing for the Sundance Institute and Sundance Film Festival,…