Christie Chung

Christie Chung
Professor of Psychology
Esther Lee Mirmow Professorship in Psychology
NSB 144

Professional Interests: Memory and aging, emotional memory, cross-cultural cognition, effects of sociocultural factors on human memory

Curriculum Vitae


At Mills Since 2007


Christie Chung is a cognitive psychologist with research interests in emotional memory and aging. She currently holds the Esther Lee Mirmow Endowed Chair position in Psychology. She directs the Mills Cognition Lab, where students have the opportunity to conduct research studies that explore diverse socio-emotional factors that affect memory, e.g., age, culture, race, sexual orientation, gender identity, and religious beliefs.


  • BSC, University of Toronto
  • MA, Claremont Graduate School
  • PhD, Claremont Graduate School

Faculty Office Hours, Spring 2019

Days Times Room
M 1:00 pm–2:00 pm NSB 144
R 2:30 pm–3:30 pm NSB 144
  and by appointment  

Spring 2019 Schedule

Day Time Course Title Room
TR11:00 am-12:15 pmFundamentals of PsychologyNSB 215
TR1:00 pm-2:15 pmStats for Behavioral SciencesNSB 212
MW11:00 am-12:15 pmCognitive PsychologyNSB 215
  Directed Research
  Thesis Project

Courses Taught

  • PSYC 049: Fundamentals of Psychology
  • PSYC 130: Human Memory
  • PSYC 146: Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences
  • PSYC 156: Cognitive Psychology
  • PSYC 168: Memory and Aging
  • PSYC 191: Thesis Project
  • PSYC 192: History and Issues in Psychology