Sherry Liao

Sherry Liao

Sherry Liao

Graduate Research Assistant

Industrial/Organizational Psychology: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) | Occupational Health | Team Dynamics

Xueyi "Sherry" Liao is a first-year Master's student in the Industrial-Organizational Psychology Program working under Dr. Lauren E. Kuykendall. Before joining Mason, she earned her Bacholer of Science degree in Psychology from the Pennsylvania State Univerisity. During her time at Penn State, she mainly worked in Dr. Susan Simkins's (formerly Mohammed) Teams, Cognition, and Time (TCaT) Research Lab. The main research project she invovled in is about multidisciplinary collaboration.


B.S. in Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, 2023

Recent Presentations

Kuykendall, L., McEachern, P.J., O'Sullivan, L., Liao, X., & Wu., M. (2024, April). How Workgroup Availability Norms Impact Signaled Availability & Vacation Experiences. [Poster]. Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology Annual Conference, Chicago, IL, United States.

Basore, C., Mohammed, S., Tirrell, B., Hamilton, K., Marhefka, J., Davis, C., Hong, H., Zhang, T., Liao, X., & Miller, G. (2023, July). What factors facilitate multidisciplinary collaboration after NSF awards? Presentation to the Fourteenth Annual International Science of Team Science Conference, Bethesda, MD.  

Mohammed, S., Tirrell, B., Davis, C., Zhang, T., & Basore, C., Liao, X., & Miller, G. (2023, April). To stay or not to stay: Multidisciplinary collaboration after NSF Funding. Poster presented to the annual meeting of the Association for Clinical and Translational Science (ACTS), Washington DC. Doi:10.1017/cts.2023.473

Liao, X. (2023, April). What Can Universities and the National Science Foundation Do to Improve Multidisciplinary Collaboration? Poster presentation at Psi Chi’s Annual Research Conference, University Park, PA. [Most Ground-breaking Poster Award]