Carley Ward is a Research Associate at the MIT AgeLab. She uses survey research to study attitudes and behaviors across generations in a wide variety of topics including the sharing economy, trust, caregiving, and the impacts of automated driving. Carley serves on the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues Early Career Scholar Committee and is an Analyses of Social Issues and Public Policy Editorial Board Member. Carley received her M.A. and Equity and Diversity Certificate from the Department of Educational Psychology at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities and joined the AgeLab in 2015.