Doctoral Graduate Students

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Matias Leandro Andina

University of Buenos Aires (UBA), College of Exact and Natural Sciences (FCEyN) Biology Degree specialized in Neuroscience and Molecular Biology oriented. (Equivalent to Bachelor’s + Specialization), December 2015

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Wayne Barnaby

B.S. degree in Biology from Westfield State College, May 2017

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Jessica Caballero-Feliciano

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Jennifer Christensen

Smith College

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Marcelo Corrreia

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Emma Dauster

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Joseph Dwyer

University of Massachusetts Amherst

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Adaeze Egwuatu

B.S. Psychology, University of Florida, December 2011

Research Interests: The neural mechanisms underlying self-regulation in typical and atypical populations throughout development

Chaia Flegenheimer

B.A. Neuroscience and Behavior, Vassar College, May 2013

Research Interests: The development of attention in typically and atypically developing populations

Daniil Frolov

B.S., Biology, Saint Petersburg State University, Russia 2004
M.S., Biology with specialization in Human and Animal Physiology and Endocrinology, Saint Petersburg State University, Russia 2007

Research Interests: Behavioral and Electrophysiological Investigations of Sensorimotor System Development

John Hernandez

B.S. Biomedical Sciences, Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi, May 2010
M.S. Biology, Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi, August 2012

Research Interests: Behavioral, Electrophysiological, and Molecular mechanisms underlying sexually dimorphic behavior

Helena Jacob

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Kyle Kainec

Ohio State University

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Beata Kaminska

B.S., Individualized Major: Developmental Neuropsychology and Spanish, University of Connecticut, May 2014

Research Interests: Development of second language skills and attention in typically and atypically developing populations
Elina Kaplan

Elina Kaplan

B.S. Neuroscience, Brandeis University, May 2007

Research Interests: Multimodal processing and attention.

Ajay Kumar

B.S. Biology, George Mason University (2007) 

Research Interests: Social Behavior, Development, and Neuroendocrinology

Matthew LaClair

B.A. Psychology, Eastern Connecticut State University, May 2006

Research Interests: Neuroendocrinology, cognition and goal-directed behavior

Nicole Lee

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Matheus Macedo-Lima

B.S. Biology, Federal University of Sergipe, Brazil, October 2013

Research Interests: Evolutionary neurobiology/endocrinology, song learning and songbird development

Janna Mantua

B.A. Psychology, West Virginia University, May 2011

Research Interests: Sleep, memory consolidation, and aging
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Miriam Munoz

Post-Baccalaureate Research Education Program (PREP) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2014-2015.

B.A. in Psychology and Spanish, San DIego State University, 2014.

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Phoenix Quinlan

Ohio State University

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Ramiro Eduardo Rea Reyes

B.S. in BIology, Universidad Autonoma de Aquascalientes, May 2015

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Sumire Dorothy Sato

Doctor of Physical Therapy, Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Rehabilitative Services, May 2016

B.S. in Human Psysiology, Boston University College of Health and Rehabilitative Sciences, May 2012

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Andrea Silva-Gotay

B.S. Chemistry, University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras Campus, 2014

Research Interests: Neuroendocrinology, neurochemistry, drugs of abuse and addiction behavior, social and sexual behavior

Akshata Sonni

B.S. Microbiology, University of Massachusetts Amherst, February 2008

Research Interests: Sleep, Memory and Aging; Sleep and Movement Disorders; Role of the cerebellum in time perception
Margaret Ugolini

Margaret Ugolini

B.S. in Biopsychology, Cognition, & Neuroscience, University of Michigan, May 2013

Research Interests: Language development in typically and atypically developing children

Daniel Vahaba

B.S. Psychology, Wayne State University, May 2011

Research Interests: The role of brain-derived estradiol in songbird vocal communication learning across development

Sarah Winokur

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Jonathan Woodson

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