The Jain Family Institute


Lauren Burns-Coady


Director of Operations

Lauren Burns-Coady oversees the end-to-end development and facilitation of new initiatives. She graduated magna cum laude from Columbia University with a double major in Philosophy and Experimental Psychology. While at Columbia, she worked as a research assistant in the Metacognition and Memory Lab where she contributed to experiment design and implementation in metacognitive studies focused on agency, perception, learning (in partnership with the NY Department of Education), and memory (in partnership with Columbia Business School). In philosophy, she is focused on philosophy of mind—specifically agency, rationality, and emotion.

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