Paige Niemet | Psychology | SIU

Southern Illinois University



College of Liberal Arts

Paige Niemet

Doctoral Student, Brain & Cognitive Sciences

Paige Niemet


Crystal Lake, IL

Undergraduate Institution and Degree:

Southern Illinois University, B.A. in Psychology

Current Program/Degree Pursued:

Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Ph.D.

Year of Matriculation:


Research Interests/Publications/Presentations:

Traumatic brain injuries, combinational therapeutics, development, decision-making, and addiction.

Future Career Plans:

I would like to work for a government or pharmaceutical research facility. My aim is to investigate the effects of frontal brain injuries on impulsivity and decision-making. From there, I could work on developing novel therapies.

What Attracted Me to SIU:

Location, faculty/students and research interests.