June joined the quantitative psychology doctoral program at UC Merced in Fall 2013. She is working with Dr. Depaoli and is interested in latent growth modeling within Bayesian framework. June is currently studying the autoregression in latent growth curve models and growth mixture models using different Bayesian estimators. Before she moved to Merced, she studied at City University of New York and graduated with an M.S. in Industrial and Organizational Psychology.