Christie Chung

Christie Chung
Professor of Psychology
Associate Provost, MACK Awardee for Faculty Leadership '21
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 University
  • PhD, Claremont Graduate University

Faculty Office Hours, Fall 2021

Days Times Room
M 11:00 am-12:00 pm NSB 144
R 3:00 pm-4:00 pm  

Courses Taught

  • 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