Maya Roberts, B.S.

Research Assistant

Child Mind Institute

Maya Roberts is a research assistant at the Child Mind Institute’s EDUCATE study. She assists in data collection and processing, and ensures a comfortable experience for study participants. Maya graduated from the University of Michigan with a degree in biopsychology, cognition and neuroscience and a minor in Spanish. During her undergraduate career, she worked as a research assistant in the Computational Neurolinguistics Laboratory. There, she studied neural correlates of language processing, with a focus on sociolinguistic differences. Maya has a passion for working with children and for psychological research. She plans to pursue her doctorate and continue to help children with learning and mental health difficulties.


  • BS, Biopsychology, Cognition and Neuroscience, University of Michigan.