Kristina Ceus


Concordia University

Kristina Céus is a Specialization student in the Psychology Department at Concordia University in Montreal. She is currently a research assistant examining current practices of speculative design from a critical standpoint under the supervision of Dr. Halpern at the Research for Ethical Speculative Design Lab at Concordia University. By taking an interdisciplinary approach to environmental management, synthetic biology, food systems, artificial intelligence, and climactic media, she hopes to contribute to a more equitable and balanced future.
She is also volunteering in the Clinical Psychology, Culture, Health and Personality Lab at Concordia University. She will be completing her Honours thesis there during the 2021-22 academic year, examining emotional expression and perception in a cross-cultural setting.
During Winter 2021, she was part of the student committee at the neuropsychology department of the Montreal West CLSSD, supervised by the clinic’s licensed psychologists.
Lastly, she is currently writing her undergraduate thesis on the mental health of ethno-racial minorities in the Clinical Psychology, Culture, Health and Personality Lab at Concordia University under the supervision of Dr. Andrew Ryder.Kristina has had an eclectic pre-university education, with a focus on philosophy, literature, history and cinema. She has always had an interdisciplinary approach to the world and to solving issues, through which she has learned the benefit of examining multiple perspective to develop well-rounded solutions to many modern issues.