TitleVisiting Instructor of Psychology
Leila attended Vassar College, where she fell in love with acting. She went on to complete a BFA in Acting at NYU.
Leila’s other professional experience includes a decade at JPMorgan as a Vice President of Marketing, Institutional Asset Management.
Leila’s graduate work was in Psychology at Hunter College. She received her degree in Animal Behavior and Conservation. Her thesis was on “Reconsidering Hamadryas (Papio hamadryas) Leadership Styles”.
Leila taught in the Psychology department at Hunter College 2012 - 2022.
Introduction to Psychology
Stress and Coping
Introduction to Research Methods in Psychology
General Experimental - Psychology
Evolution and Behavior
Memory and Attention
States of Consciousness
American Psychological Association (APA)
Society for the Teaching of Psychology (APA Division 2)
Animal Behavior Society (ABS)
General Psychology: Social and Clinical Processes
General Psychology: Physiological and Cognitive Processes