Aimee Knupsky

Professional Title

Associate Professor


Bilingualism, Emotion Expression, Emotion Regulation, Interdiscipline Programs, Technology, Undergraduate Research


B.A., Muskingum College; M.S., Ph.D., University of New Mexico

Aimee Knupsky's research focuses on factors affecting student learning and communication, including an emphasis on the use of computer mediated communication both inside and outside of the classroom. She serves as the mentor for the eye tracking lab in the department. Knupsky is also the director of Undergraduate Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activities (URSCA) at Allegheny. She is a Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR) Councilor for the Psychology division and a Great Lakes Colleges Association (GLCA) Pedagogy Fellow. Knupsky previously held an Allegheny College Divisional Teacher-Scholar Chair in Interdisciplinary Studies and served as the chair for the Western Pennsylvania Undergraduate Psychology Conference (WPUPC) for six years.

Aimee's newest area of research focuses on emotion which she studies through a cognitive humanities lens in collaboration with colleague, Soledad Caballero from the English department. They have published several articles and have forthcoming book chapters in this area. They currently have an active cognitive humanities lab with 6 students.