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Grose-Fifer, Jill

Associate Professor


10.65.12 NB

1989 PhD University of Aston in Birmingham, U.K
1983 BSc University of Aston in Birmingham, U.K

Jill Grose-Fifer is a neurophysiologist who uses EEG recording to investigate sensory and cognitive function across the lifespan. She came to John Jay in 2007, after holding research appointments at Columbia University, City College, CUNY and Brooklyn College, CUNY, and adjunct teaching appointments at Barnard College and NYU. Her current research focuses primarily on adolescent brain development with a view to better understanding increased risk taking in this population. Other collaborative research projects include using  EEG to examine emotional processing and the neural correlates of psychopathy. She is also interested in pedagogical research and she is currently a member of the John Jay Learning Community Faculty. She was the recipient of the John Jay Distinguished Teaching Prize in 2009, and the John Jay Outstanding Scholarly Mentor award in 2012. Dr. Grose-Fifer also mentors and teaches in three psychology doctoral training areas at the CUNY Graduate Center: Behavior and Cognitive Neuroscience, Clinical Psychology at John Jay, and Psychology and Law.

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