Rakhi Gupta

Academic Tutor & TRIP Fellow

BA Applied Psychology (Manav Rachna International Institute for Research and Studies, Faridabad);
MA Psychology (Panjab University, Chandigarh)

Rakhi Gupta is currently working as a Research Assistant and Academic Tutor at O.P. Jindal Global University, India, with a specialization in Cognitive Psychology. One of her ongoing research projects involves investigating the role of socio-economic status and its effect on cognitive processing, general health, and life satisfaction among Indian adults using multi-linear analysis. Prior to her current job, she completed my Master’s in Psychology from Panjab University, Chandigarh, where she worked on a research project that examined the rate of impulsivity among individuals with respect to the dimensions of attention, motor and cognitive complexities, self-control, perseverance, and cognitive instability. Additionally, she was trained at a 12-weeks Data Analytics and Research Methodology course, wherein she gained experience in using SPSS software.

During her Bachelors and Masters, she had the opportunity to garner hands-on experience in various clinical, intelligence, personality and neuropsychological assessments, such as Beck Depression Inventory (BAD), Beck Anxiety Scale (BAS), Galvanic Skin Response (GSR), Malin’s Intelligence scale for Indian Children (MISIC), Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children/Adults (WISC), Bhatia battery inventory, Raven’s Standard/Colored Progressive Matrices test (CPM/SPM), Mini-Mental Status Examination (MMSE), The Rey Auditory Verbal Learning Test (RAVLT) AVLT, NIMHANS Neuropsychological Battery, Thematic Apperception test, Rorschach Ink-blot test, The Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI), Cattell’s 16 PF, and many more. Her research interests are: Working memory, Attention, Clinical testing (including intelligence, neuropsychological assessments).

As a budding researcher she focuses on working with more practical-oriented and experimental-based researches in line with quantitative methods.


Journal Publications

  1. Gupta, R., Junnarkar, M., & Bhatia, D. (2021). Impact of Socio-Economic Status on Cognitive Processing. Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Science Society, 43. Retrieved from https://escholarship.org/uc/item/87v8z576
  2. R Gupta (2020). Impulsivity: A race to reach at the final destination. IAHRW International Journal of Social Sciences Review, 8 (7-9), 307-311