Allura Lothary
Doctor of Philosophy: 

Lifespan Developmental Psychology, North Carolina State University, 2020

Bachelor of Arts: 

Psychology and Anthropology (majors), Scandinavian Studies (minor), Luther College, 2012

Allura Lothary Profile

Dr. Lothary is a postdoctoral research associate in the Human Factors & Aging Laboratory at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. She is working on the OneClick and ENACT projects focusing on understanding and improving engagement in older adulthood. Her research is focused on health and wellbeing in older adulthood, with a specific focus on finding technology-based support systems to promote engagement in a wide variety of health-benefiting activities. 

  • Research Interests¬†
    • Health and aging
    • Daily activity and social engagement
    • Technology-based interventions
    • Aging attitudes and motivation