Sofia completed her BA in Psychology in 2020 at UBC. As an undergraduate, she received the NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Award.

Sofia is now a Master’s student in UBC Psychology. Her research focuses on social behaviour and sex steroids produced locally in the brain. She is currently studying neurosteroids, particularly with regard to regulation of territorial aggression in song sparrows. She received a Graduate Entrance Scholarship from the Psychology Department to support her research.