Ellen Peters

Dr. Peters graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania in 1989 with dual degrees in engineering and marketing. She received her M.S. and Ph.D. from the Psychology Department of the University of Oregon in 1994 and 1998, respectively. In 1998, she joined Decision Research as a Research Scientist and was promoted to Senior Research Scientist in 2006. She joined the faculty of the Psychology Department at The Ohio State University in 2010 as an Associate Professor. She has also worked extensively with the National Cancer Institute and the Food and Drug Administration to advance the science of human decision making as it applies to health and health policy. Dr. Peters conducts basic and applied research in judgment and decision making.

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