Rae Mendoza

Graduate Student, Cognition & Neural Systems
Faculty Advisor: Fabian Fernandez
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She, Her, Hers

Raised in El Paso, Texas, I obtained an undergraduate degree in Literature and Psychology with a minor in Mathematics.

Research Interests: 

My main specializations are in statistics, data science, and analytics. My current research involves identifying and analyzing circadian patterns behind social / emotional behaviors through massively online-search data.

  • Using massive online data to connect experimental circadian findings to real world patterns.
  • Sleep's relation to circadian rhythm with respect to mood and social behaviors.
  • Unraveling cultural and linguistic variability in circadian rhythms of mood and social behaviors.

Master's Project:

  • Circadian Analysis of the Lexical Concept of Affiliation

Courses Taught:

  • PSY 230 - Psychological Measurements & Statistics (2024)

*Year listed indicates when this individual last taught the specified course.

Updated: 04/08/24



  • B.A. Psychology/English & American Literature (2020)
  • M.A. Psychology, University of Arizona (2023)