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Where Are They Now?

Catch up with former TDLC fellows.

Hisham Atallah
Post-Doc at University of Colorado, is now a Post-Doc in the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT. Email: atallah@mit.edu

James (Brad) Aimone
Scientist in the Department of Cognitive Science and Applications (area of Adult Neurogenesis and Computational Neuroscience) - Sandia National Laboratories, New Mexico.
Email: jbaimon@sandia.gov

Emily Anderson
PH.D./Salk Institute, is now Post-doctoral Fellow, W.M. Keck Foundation Center for Integrative Neuroscience Laboratory of Dr. Loren Frank.

David Baldwin:
Grad Student at University of Colorado, is now a software engineer in Seattle.

Luke Barrington
Launched a human computation game on Facebook© called Herd It. He is Senior Manager of Geospatial Big Data for DigitalGlobe. Link to "Herd It": www.herdit.org. Email: lukeinusa@gmail.com / website: http://van.ucsd.edu

Peter Bartho
Post-Doc at Rutgers, is now an MD in the Institute of Experimental Medicine at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest. Email: bartho@koki.hu

Mariano Belluscio:
Rutgers, is now Assistant Professor, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Antal Berenyl:
NYU, is now Research Assistant Prof., NY University Neuroscience Institute.

Serena Butcher:
Post-Doc at Carnegie Mellon, is now Assistant Professor, Hamilton College, NY

Nick Butko:
Ph.D./UC San Diego, is now Software Engineer, Google.

Shana Carpenter:
Post-Doc at UCSD, is now Assistant Prof., Iowa State University; Email: shacarp@iastate.edu

Paul Chadderton
Post-Doc at Rutgers, is now a Research Fellow in the Ear Institute of University College London’s School of Life and Medical Sciences. Email: p.chadderton@ucl.ac.uk

Olivia Cheung
Grad Student at Vanderbilt, is now a Post-Doc in Martinos Center at Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Jeff Cockburn
Grad Student in psychology at University of Victoria, is now at Brown University for a Ph.D. 
Email: jeff.cockburn@gmail.com

Alisha Coolin
Undergrad at Univ. of Victoria, is now at Simon Fraser Univ. to complete a Ph.D. in clinical psych.

Carina Curto
A former Post-Doc at Rutgers University, is now a Mathematics Instructor in the Courant Institute of NYU. Email: curto@courant.nyu.edu / website: http://www.math.nyu.edu/~curto/

Jordan Danly
U San Diego, MA program in Counseling Psychology. Email: jdanly@gmail.com

Mitchell Datlow
A former TLDC undergraduate student and staff member is now a PhD student in the Department of Neuroscience at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Email: mdatlow@gmail.com 

Jaime de la Rocha
Post-Doc at Rutgers, is now Assistant Professor at IDIBAPS (Institut d'Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer) in Barcelona, Spain

Stephen Denton
Vanderbilt, is now a Consultant in Toronto.

Dave Deriso
B.A./UC San Diego, was awarded Marie Curie Graduate Fellowship for Oxford University Ph.D. Program in Cognitive Neuroscience.

Kamran Diba
Post-Doc at Rutgers is now Assistant Professor at University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

Joshua Diehl
Post-Doc at Yale, is now an Assistant Professor of Psychology at University of Notre Dame.
Email: joshua.deal@nd.edu

Chris D-Lauro
Faculty at the Air Force Academy. Email: chris.dlauro@usafa.edu

Micah Eckhart
Grad Student at UC San Diego, is now a Grad Student in the Affective Computing Lab at the MIT Media Center. Email: micahrye@mit.edu

Chris Elliott
A former Graduate Volunteer at UCSD, is now a Consultant at Cogmed Working Memory Training
Email: celliott99@yahoo.com

Susan Faja
Senior Fellow at University of Washington. Email: susfaja@uw.edu

Jaedleen Felizardo
In school at SDSU in the Nursing Program. Email: charmedragon1@yahoo.com

Jonathan Folstein
Postdoctoral fellow at University of Arizona. Email: Jonathan.r.folstein@gmail.com

Shigeyoshi Fujisawa
Rutgers, is now a Group Leader, RIKEN, Japanese Natural Sciences Research Institute.

Hanna Gelfand
Joint doctoral program in Speech and Communication Disorders, SDSU/UCSD.
Email: hgelfand@ucsd.edu

Klaus Gramann
At TU Berlin: http://www.bpn.tu-berlin.de/menue/ueber_uns/mitarbeiterinnen/klaus_gramann/

Matthew Gielow
A former TDLC undergraduate and staff research associate is now a PhD student at Rutgers University Graduate Program in Neuroscience.

Stephenie Harrison
Ph.D./Vanderbilt, is now touring the world.

Grit Herzmann
Former Post Doc; Assistant Professor of Psychology The College of Wooster.

Liad Hollender
Grad Student at Rutgers, earned a PhD and at lastest word is she is raising her first child.

Janet Hsiao
Former Post Doc in Dr. Cottrell's lab, she is currently Assistant Professor, University of Hong Kong.

Ben Dongsung Huh
Former Grad Student; Post Doc Research Fellow, UCL Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit

Joanne Jao
Undergrad Student at UCSD, is now a Graduate student in Cognitive Science and Psychological and Brain Sciences at Indiana University – Bloomington

Christopher Kanan
Former Grad Student; Now at Caltech/NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory. ckanan@caltech.edu

Sean Kang
UC San Diego, is now Assistant Professor, Department of Education, Dartmouth College.

Maki Koyama
Former Post Doc; now PhD Assistant Research Scientist at Nathan Kline Institute for Psychiatric Research. Email: makisophiakoyama@gmail.com

Kala Lakshminarayanan
Grad Student at Rutgers, is now a freelance consultant at SunRay Scientific in the New York area.
Email: kala.lakshminarayanan@gmail.com

Sophie Lebrecht
Brown / Carnegie-Mellon, is now CEO, Neon Labs, Inc., San Francisco, CA.

Owen Lewis
Undergrad Student at University of Colorado, is now a PhD student at MIT

Chengyu (Tony) Li
Post-Doc at UC Berkeley, is now an independent Investigator in the Institute of Neuroscience at the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai. Email: tonylicy@ion.ac.cn

Yu Liao
Associate Professor, Dept. of Psychology, Soochow University, China

Artur Luczak
Post-Doc at Rutgers, is now a PI in the Canadian Center for Behavioural Neuroscience at University of Lethbridge, Canada
Email: luczak@uleth.ca

Michael Mack
Postdoctoral Fellow at University of Texas at Austin. Email: mack.michael@gmail.com

Stephan Marguet
Grad Student at Rutgers, is now a Post-Doc at University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf (UKE) in Germany

Kristin Mauldin
Post-Doc at UC San Diego, is now Adjunct Faculty in Psychological Sciences at University of San Diego. Email: kmauldin@sandiego.edu

Kim Maynard
Undergrad at the University of Victoria, is now in a Master's Program in Counseling at the same university. Email: kmaynard@uvic.ca

Jason McInerney
Neuroscientist at NeuroVigil, Inc. Email: jason@neurovigil.com

Michael Milford
Lecturer at the Queensland University of Technology.

Toshio Miyashita
Former Post Doc, is now Assistant Professor National Inst. for Physiological Sciences, National Institutes for Natural Sciences, Okazaki, Aichi, Japan. Email: tmiyashi@nips.ac.jp

Sean Montgomery
Grad Student at Rutgers, is now reported to be traveling around North America.
Website: http://www.ProduceConsumeRobot.com/

Linda Moya
Research Scientist at Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition at CMU. Email: lhmoya@andrew.cmu.edu

Gabriella Musacchia
Former Post Doc; Currently Assistant Professor, Montclair State University Communication Sciences and Disorders. Email: gmusacchia@gmail.com

Jonathan Nelson
Post-Doc/UCSD is now a Research Scientist at Max Planck Institute, Germany.
Email: jonathan.d.nelson@gmail.com
/ website: http://www.jonathandnelson.com/

Adrian Nestor
Former Post Doc; Currently Assistant Professor in Psychology, University of Toronto.

Mayu Nishimura
Former Post Doc; now Post-Doc in Psychology at Wayne State University.

Erika Nyhus
Former Grad Student; Currently Assistant Professor of Neuroscience and Psychology, Bowdoin College. Email: enyhus@bowdoin.edu

Simal Ozen
Grad Student at Rutgers to become a Post-Doc at Stanford.

Eva Pastalkova
Post-Doc at Rutgers, is now a Scientist and Fellow at the Janelia Farm Research Campus of Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Ashburn, VA

Cynthia Peng
Left Ph.D. Program / Vanderbilt, to become Research Assistant, National Institutes of Health (NIH).

Rebecca Phillips
Grad Student/University of Victoria, is now a Child and Family Counsellor/Behaviour Interventionist with Child and Family Counselling Association and is Owner/Director of Forward Equestrian and Wellness Centre, Victoria, BC, Canada. She is also completing her PhD in Clinical Psychology. Email: rebecca@forwardequestrian.ca

Lara Pierce
Undergrad at University of Victoria, is now a Grad Student in Cognitive Development at McGill University
Email: ara.pierce@mail.mcgill.ca

Matt Pierce
University of Helsinki. Email: dufflebagg@gmail.com

Markus Plank
UC San Diego, is now Technical Staff on Brain Products Corp, Munich Germany.

Braden Purcell
PhD./Vanderbilt, went on for his Post-doctoral Fellow, NY University.

Lara Rangel
PhD./UC San Diego, became Post-doctoral Fellow as part of the Rhythms Collaborative that includes Boston University, Harvard University and MIT. She is housed primarily in the Eichenbaum Lab at Boston U (which is part of CELEST).

Cory Rieth
Former Grad Student; Currently Cognitive Scientist at Pacific Science & Engineering.
Email cory.rieth@gmail.com

Alfonso Renart
Post-Doc at Rutgers is now Assistant Professor in the Champalimaud Neuroscience program in Lisbon, Portugal

Jeremy Reynolds
Post-Doc at University of Colorado is now Assistant Prof. of Cognitive Neuroscience at University of Denver Email: eremy.reynolds@psy.du.edu / website: http://spot.colorado.edu/~jreynold/

Angelica Rodriguez
Grad Student at UCSD is now working in an Autism Center in Salt Lake City, UT

Paul Ruvolo
Ph.D./UC San Diego, became Assistant Professor, Olin College of Engineering, Needham, MA.

Beth Rogowsky
Rutgers, is now Assistant Professor, Bloomsburg University, Pennsylvania (in Sept. 2013).

Shuzo Sakata
Post-Doc at Rutgers is now Assistant Professor in Strathclyde, Scotland.

Michael Saxe
Post-Doc at UCSD and Salk Institute, is now a Research Scientist, Brain Cells, Inc. in San Diego.

Suzy Scherf
Assistant Professor at Penn State. Email: suzyscherf@psu.edu

Magali Segers
Undergrad at University of Victoria, is now in a PhD Program at York University, Toronto

Honghao Shan
Senior Statistics Scientist at Experian. Email: shanhonghao@gmail.com

Christine Shin
BA/Yale, is now a Research Assistant at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Email: hinc@chop.edu
Sarah Shomstein
A former Post-Doc at Carnegie Mellon, is now an Assistant Professor at George Washington Univ.
Email: hom@gwu.edu / website: http://www.gwu.edu/~psycdept/view.cfm?page=f_shomstein

Yael Shrager
Grad Student at UC San Diego, was Post-Doc in Neurosciences at Harvard and now is Forward Deployed Engineer at Palantir Technologies, a Palo Alto, California computer software firm.

Jed Singer
A Graduate of Brown University, is now a Post-Doc at Children’s Hospital Boston/Harvard Medical School. Email: jedediah.singer@childrens.harvard.edu

Stephanie Solso
Undergrad at UC San Diego, received a BS degree and is now an MRI Research Assistant at the Autisim Center of Excellence, UC San Diego. Email: ssolso@ucsd.edu

Nicole Speer
Post-Doc, University of Colorado, is now Research and Technical Assistance Associate in the Mental health Program of the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE) in Boulder, Colorado.

Bharath Sriperumbudur
He is a research associate at Gatsby Computational Neuroscience Unit, University College London.
Email: bharathsv.ucsd@gmail.com

Sara Sunshine
Research Assistant at Massachusetts General Hospital. Email: sarasunsh@gmail.com

David Sullivan
Ph.D./Rutgers, became Post-doctoral Fellow, Boston University

Cibu Thomas
A former Grad Student at Carnegie Mellon, is now a Post-Doc at Mass General. Email: cibut@nmr.mgh.harvard.edu

Bernie Till
Grad Student, University of Victoria, is now a member of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Staff of the same Canadian university. Email: btill@ece.uvic.ca

Ana Beth Van Gulick
Undergrad at Brown, is now in a Ph. D. Program in Psychology at Vanderbilt.
Email: ana.van.gulick@vanderbilt.edu / website: http://anavangulick.googlepages.com/home

Marie Vandecastelle
Post-Doc at Rutgers, is now a Research Scientist at College de France

Karthik Venkatesh
Software Engineerer in Colorado. Email: karthikv4u@gmail.com

Jean Vettel
Grad Student at Brown University, is now a civilian employee with the US Air Force Research Labs in Aberdeen, MD

Marjo Virnes
Visiting Scholar in the UC San Diego MPLab returned home to the University of Joensuu, Finland

Peter Wais
A former Grad Student at UCSD, is now a Post-Doc at UC San Francisco
Email:  peter.wais@ucsf.edu / website: http://gazzaleylab.ucsf.edu/peter-wais.html

Matthew Wilder
Former Grad Student; Currently Sensory Inc. (computer vision company), instructor at University of Colorado. Email: mattwilder@gmail.com

Verena  Willenbockel
Grad Student at University of Victoria, is now finishing a Ph. D. at University of Montreal.
Email: verena.willenbockel@umontreal.ca

Luke Woloszyn
PostDoc at the University of Washington.Email: luke.woloszyn@gmail.com

Alan Wong
PhD/Vanderbilt, is now an Assistant Professor, Chinese University of Hong Kong. Email: lanwong@psy.cuhk.edu.hk

Yetta Kwai Ling Wong
Grad Student at Vanderbilt is now a Post-Doc at the University of Hong Kong

Danke Xie
Grad Student, UC San Diego, is now a Software Engineering employee at Qualcomm.
Website: http://nostalgius.spaces.live.com/

Valentinos Zachariou
Postdoc, NIMH Lab Leslie Ungerleider.

Lingyun Zhang
PhD/UCSD, is now a Scientist at ID Analytics, Inc. in San Diego