Dorsa Amir

Dorsa Amir
Dorsa Amir
Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Boston College

DORSA AMIR is an evolutionary anthropologist interested in how differing cultural and ecological environments shape the developing mind. Her research explores the diversity of human behavior from a cross-cultural, developmental perspective. Currently, she is investigating environmental variation in the development of risk & time preferences, early life socioeconomic effects on behavior, and the role of scarcity in cognitive development, among other projects.

Amir is a postdoctoral research fellow in the Cooperation Lab at Boston College and the BC Virtue Project.