About Dr. Mehta

Mehta_2017Dr. Mehta is an Associate Professor in the psychology department at Emmanuel College, Boston, where she leads the Lifespan Lab. Find out more about the lab by clicking here! Dr. Mehta is also a staff scientist at Boston Children’s Hospital.

Check out the research page on this website for Dr. Mehta’s research interests!


Outside of work, Dr. Mehta enjoys meeting new people, drinking white wine spritzers, and eating bowls of chips (french fries). She tolerates running, and has recently been sighted climbing gingerly up walls at indoor climbing gyms, displaying no athletic prowess whatsoever.

You can email Dr. Mehta at mehtac@emmanuel.edu

Click here for a copy of Dr. Mehta’s Vita