Aakriti Kumar

Email: aakritk@uci.edu

Education

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PhD in Cognitive Science
University of California, Irvine
Advisor: Mark Steyvers
2018-2023 (expected)
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MS in Statistics
University of California, Irvine
2018-2021 (expected)
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BTech in Materials Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
Minor: Operations Research
2011-2015

Publications

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Learning and Retention in Large-scale Cognitive Training Datasets
In preparation
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Why Most Studies of Individual Differences With Inhibition Tasks Are Bound To Fail
Jeffrey N. Rouder, Aakriti Kumar, Julia M. Haaf, 2019

Teaching Experience

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Teaching Assistant: Probability and Statistics in Psychology I, II, III
Fall 2019, Winter 2020, Spring 2020, UC Irvine ....................................
Teaching Assistant: Introduction to Psychology
Fall 2018, UC Irvine

Professional Experience

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Research Associate, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
Mar’17 - May’18
Advisor: Dr. Rahul Marathe
Modelling supply chain dishonesty that arises due to information asymmetry in the system
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Associate Program Manager, Ola cabs
Jun’15 - Aug’16
Corporate Strategy & Process Excellence
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Teacher & Mentor, PACE Pvt. Ltd.
May’12 - Jul’12
Taught Mathematics and Physics to 50 high school students and mentored 10 girl students preparingfor careers in engineering

Awards

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Graduate Deans Recruitment Fellowship, 2018
UC Irvine (Total Award: $10,000)