Hsien joined the Laboratory for Relational Cognition in the spring of 2017. She graduated Sigma Pi Sigma and magna cum laude from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute with a B.S. in physics. She also received a M.S. in computer science from New Jersey Institute of Technology. Her primary research interest is in using both behavioral and neuroscience methods to understand how social, emotional, and cognitive factors affect conscious and unconscious decision making. Hsien is also a certified interior designer. So in her free time, she enjoys playing piano, playing tennis, and helping people make their dream home come true.