Melody Moore, Ph.D.

Dr. Melody Moore joined the lab after completing a PhD in Psychological Science at the University of California, Irvine, in 2021. Dr. Moore’s specialization is Affective Science and she is particularly interested in the bidirectional relationship between emotion and stress. Dr. Moore’s dissertation and current work focuses on mixed emotions, or moments when people feel positive and negative emotion at the same time. Outside of the lab, Dr. Moore can be found spending time in the kitchen or hiking and running outdoors.