Rebecca MacAulay, Ph.D.

Dr. Rebecca MacAulay’s research focuses on understanding factors that increase risk and resilience to cognitive decline across the adult life span. Specific areas of research include: Investigating the link between gait and cognitive decline, development of motor-cognitive interventions and assessment screeners, and increasing understanding of the role of attention network functioning within motor and affective disturbances in older adults. As a clinical psychologist, her clinical expertise is in neuropsychological and psychodiagnostic assessment of adults across the life span. Rebecca takes an interdisciplinary approach to understanding cognitive aging and welcomes inquiries about potential future collaborations.