For Dr. Loeckenhoff, a leading expert in the field of aging, growing older is a natural and normal part of life that is also full of unfolding opportunities.
In this session Dr. Loeckenhoff will reveal key insights from up-to-date research on aging. She will also delve into the complex and non-linear process of development in later life along with its gains and losses, age-related growth, and the motivational and emotional building-blocks of lifelong well-being.
We hope you’ll join us for what is sure to be a unique occasion to gain valuable insights as well as practical strategies for optimizing and nurturing your mental and physical well-being at any age.
Dr. Corinna Loeckenhoff received her undergraduate degree from the University of Marburg, Germany and her Ph.D. from Stanford University. She completed a post-doctoral fellowship in the intramural research program of the National Institute on Aging before joining Cornell University in 2009.
Dr. Loeckenhoff is a Fellow of the Gerontological Society of America and the Association for Psychological Science. She was recognized as a Rising Star by the Association for Psychological Science in 2011 and received the Margret M. and Paul B. Baltes Foundation Award in Behavioral and Social Gerontology from the Gerontological Society of America in 2014. Her efforts in teaching gerontology were honored by a KON Award for Excellence in Advising in 2018 and SUNY Chancellors Awards for Excellence in Teaching (2013) and Faculty Service (2022).