Nicholas is a postdoctoral research fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School, studying Emotion, Judgment, and Decision Making with Professor Lerner. He received a B.S. in Interdisciplinary Studies (Psychology, Statistics, and Cognitive Science) from the University of Central Florida in 2015, an M.A. in Social Psychology from the University of Tennessee in 2017, and a Ph.D. in Social Psychology from the University of Tennessee in 2020. From 2016-2020 he was a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow, and from 2018-2019 he was a National Science Foundation Visiting Research Fellow at the Eindhoven University of Technology.