Professor Mary Rigdon, is an Associate Teaching Professor in the Center for Cognitive Science (RuCCS). Her research focuses on decision making using methods in behavioral and experimental economics. She is the Director of the Decision and Economic Sciences Laboratory. She also serves as the Undergraduate and Graduate Director in RuCCS. She received her Ph.D. in Economics and Mechanism Design from the University of Arizona in 2001. Her work has been supported by the National Science Foundation, International Foundation for Research in Experimental Economics, Rasmuson Foundation, Interdisciplinary Committee for Organizational Studies at the University of Michigan, Institute for Research on Women and Gender at the University of Michigan and the Research Council at Rutgers University.