Alumni

Michelle Schlief

Michelle L. Schlief, Ph.D., Psy.D.
Former Research Fellow (2006-2008)

Current position:
Psychotherapist, private practice

 

Shawn Olsen

Shawn R. Olsen, Ph.D.
Former Ph.D. student in neuroscience (2005-2009)

Current position:
Associate Investigator, Neural Coding Group
Allen Institute for Brain Science

 

Nathan Gouwens

Nathan W. Gouwens, Ph.D.
Former Ph.D. student in Neuroscience (2007-2009)

Current position:
Senior Scientist, Modeling, Analysis, & Theory Group
Allen Institute for Brain Science

 

Vikas Bhandawat

Vikas Bhandawat, Ph.D.
Former Research Fellow (2005-2009)

Current position:
Associate Professor of Biomedical Engineering

Drexel University

 

Hokto Kazama

Hokto Kazama, Ph.D.
Former Research Fellow (2006-2010)

Current position:
Team Leader

RIKEN Brain Science Institute

 

Emre Yaksi

Emre Yaksi, Ph.D.
Former Research Fellow (2007-2010)

Current position:
Professor,

Kavli Institute for Systems Neuroscience

 

Yi Zhou

Yi (Joey) Zhou, Ph.D.
Former Ph.D. Student in Neuroscience (2006-2011)

Current position:
Quantitative Researcher
TrexQuant Management, LLC

 

Brendan Lehnert

Brendan P. Lehnert, Ph.D.
Former Ph.D. Student in Neuroscience (2007-2012)

Current position:
Research Fellow, Ginty Lab 
Harvard Medical School

 

Quentin Gaudry

Quentin Gaudry, Ph.D.
Former Research Fellow (2008-2012)

Current position:
Assistant Professor of Biology
University of Maryland

 

Katherine Nagel

Katherine I. Nagel, Ph.D.
Former Research Fellow (2008-2014)

Current position:
Associate Professor of Neuroscience
New York University Department of Neuroscience and Physiology / NYU Neuroscience Institute

 

Wendy Liu

Wendy W. Liu, MD/Ph.D.
Former Ph.D. student in Neuroscience (2010-2014)

Current position:
Clinical Fellow in Opthamology
Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary

 

Mehmet Fisek

Mehmet Fisek, Ph.D.
Former Ph.D student in Neuroscience (2009-2014),
Research Fellow (2014-2015)

Current position:
Senior Research Associate, Hausser lab
University College London

 

Elizabeth Hong

Elizabeth J. Hong, Ph.D.
former Research Fellow (2009-2015)

Current position: Assistant Professor of Biology
and Biomedical Engineering
California Institute of Technology
 

 

Joseph Bell Joseph S. Bell, MD/Ph.D.
Former Ph.D. Student in Neuroscience (2009-2015)

Current position:
Resident in Neurologic Surgery
University of California, Los Angeles
 
Allison Baker-Chang

Allison E. Baker Chang, MD/Ph.D.
Former Graduate Student in Neuroscience (2009-2015)

Current position:
Clinical Fellow in Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital

 

John Tuthill

John Tuthill, Ph.D.
Former Research Fellow (2012-2015)

Current position: Assistant Professor of 
Physiology and Biophysics
University of Washington

 

Tony Azevedo

Tony Azevedo, Ph.D.
Former Research Fellow (2012-2015)

Current position: Senior Research Fellow, Tuthill Lab
University of Washington 


 

Willie Tobin

Willie Tobin, Ph.D.
Former Graduate Student in Neuroscience (2011-2016)

Current position: Research Fellow, Weston Lab
University of Vermont

 

James Jeanne

James Jeanne, Ph.D.
Former Research Fellow (2012-2017)

Current position: Assistant Professor in Neuroscience
Yale University School of Medicine 

 

Alex Batchelor

Alex Batchelor, Ph.D.
Former Graduate Student in Neuroscience (2014-2018)

Current position: Data Scientist and Sales Engineer
Tamr, Inc.

 

Paola Patella

Paola Patella, Ph.D.
Former Graduate Student in Neuroscience (2014-2019)

Current position: Research Fellow
Arber Lab, FMI Basel

 

Sasha Rayshubskiy

Sasha Rayshubskiy, Ph.D.

Former Graduate Student in Neuroscience (2014-2019)

Current Position:  Fellow
The Rowland Institute at Harvard

Yvette Fisher, Ph.D.

Yvette Fisher, Ph.D.

Former Research Fellow (2016-2021)

Current Position:  Assistant Professor in Molecular and Cellular Biology
U.C. Berkeley