Motivation and Cognition

 This line of work studies the role of motivation in emotional and cognitive processes.

Examples of ongoing work:


Grit and perceived chronic stress

        See Kalia (2021) 

Grit and its relation to attentional and cognitive capacities

       See Kalia, Thomas, Osowski & Drew (2018) 





      See Kalia, Fuesting & Cody (2019)






Grit and emotion regulation 

       See Knauft, Ortiz, Velkoff, Smith & Kalia (2019)



What does gritty goal pursuit mean for you?