Jocelyn is interested in the ways in which we socially regulate others, including their emotions, and how that relates to other capabilities, such as wisdom and empathy. She is a former RA in the lab and has prior experience working on various aspects of emotion and emotion regulation. Prior to being in the lab, she received a B.F.A. in Painting through a joint program with the University of San Francisco and the California College of the Arts. She began studying psychology as a post-baccalaureate student at Columbia University.