Misha Haghighat

Position Title
Graduate Student

  • Human Development Graduate Group

Misha is a Ph.D. student in the Human Development Graduate Group. She obtained her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in psychology, respectively, from CSUS. Her research interests pertain to examining factors which impede upon healthy aging in older adulthood, specifically detrimental impacts of ambivalent social ties. Misha is grateful to be working with Dr. Huo, and members of the UCD SHARE lab to learn how to better improve quality of life for older adults. In her spare time, she likes to play piano, and read about history and different travel destinations. 

Fun Fact: Her favorite travel destination is Disney World!