Christel is a student assistant at CHANGE Leiden. She is a second-year student in the research master Developmental Psychology at Leiden University. She is mainly interested in learning and cognitive development, on both a behavioral and a neural level.
In the Sum Up project she examines adolescents’ motivation for cognitive effort and the effect of school closure during the COVID-19 crisis on school motivation and well-being. Additionally, she is involved in data management and the development of open science practices in the lab.