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Graduate Student List

Behavioral Neuroscience

Emma Edgar

Graduate student

edgaem7@gmail.com

Dong-Oh Seo

Graduate student

dseo@utexas.edu

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John Valenta

Graduate Research Assitant

john.valenta@utexas.edu  |  512-232-2785  |  ARC 1.240

Interests

  Addiction, Reward, Behavioral Neuroscience, Alcohol, Opioids, Dopamine, Neurobiology and Brain Physiology, Neuropharmacology, Stereotaxic Surgery, Neurochemistry, Immunohistochemistry, Rat Handling, Microdialysis, Conditioned Place Preference, Prepulse Inhibition, Animal Surgery, Rat Models, HPLC-ECD, Nucleus Accumbens, Ventral Tegmental Area, Neuroimmunology, Neuroinflammation

Ryan Will

Graduate student

willrg@gmail.com

Clinical Psychology

Peter Clasen

Graduate student

clasen@utexas.edu

Adam Cobb

Graduate student

adamrcobb@yahoo.com

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Seth Disner

Graduate student

disner@utexas.edu

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Natalie Kretsch

Graduate student

natalie.kretsch@gmail.com

Education   

M.A., The University of Texas at Austin

Carey Pulverman

Graduate student

pulverman@utexas.edu  |  SEA 3.318

Education   

MA, Hunter College, CUNY

Interests

  Sexual violence and sexual functioning.

Leslie Rice

Graduate student

lrice@utexas.edu

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Annie Steele

Graduate student

Emily Wilhite

Graduate student

erw5038@gmail.com

Cognitive Neuroscience

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Nathaniel Blanco

Graduate student

nathanblanco@gmail.com  |  SEA 4.120

Mei-Yen Chen

Graduate student

yenbear@gmail.com

Evan Stein

Graduate student

estein@utexas.edu

Cognitive Science

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Justin Busch

Graduate Student, Legare Lab

justin.ta.busch@gmail.com

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Jennifer Clegg

Graduate Student, Legare Lab

jclegg@utexas.edu

Taylor Mezaraups

Graduate Student, Gilden Lab

taylormez@utexas.edu

Maria Munoz

Graduate Student, Griffin Lab

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Yinjing Shen

Postdoctoral Researcher, Legare Lab

shenyinjing@utexas.edu

Education   

Ph.D., University of Nebraska-Lincoln
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Andre Souza

Postdoctoral Researcher, Legare Lab

andreluiz@mail.utexas.edu

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Rachel Watson-Jones

Postdoctoral Researcher, Legare Lab

rachel.watson@wolfson.ox.ac.uk

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Nicole Wen

Graduate Student, Legare Lab

nicole.wen@utexas.edu

Daniel Willard

Graduate Student, Markman Lab

daniel.fx.willard@gmail.com

Whitney Woodington

Graduate Student, Markman Lab

woodingtonw@utexas.edu

Developmental Psychology

Caitlin Clark

Graduate Student, Bigler Lab

caitlin.clark@utexas.edu

Chelsea A Cornelius

Graduate Student, Woolley Lab

chelseacornelius@utexas.edu

Jessica Jankowitsch

Graduate Student, Langlois Lab

jessjank@utexas.edu

Education   

B.S., Carnegie Mellon University

Gabriel Lopez-Mobilia

Graduate Student, Woolley Lab

glopmob@gmail.com

Brooke Miller

Graduate Student, Woolley Lab

brooke.schepp@gmail.com

Frances Morales

Graduate Student, Langlois Lab

frmorales@utexas.edu  |  1.316B

Bolivar Reyes Jaquez

Graduate Student, Echols Lab

strongboli@aol.com

Stevie Schein

Graduate Student, Langlois Lab

scheinst@utexas.edu

Yamanda Wright

Graduate Student, Bigler Lab

ywright@mail.utexas.edu

Individual Differences and Evolutionary Psychology

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Kelly Asao

Graduate student

kasao@utexas.edu  |  SEA 3.324B

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Daniel Briley

Graduate student

daniel.briley@utexas.edu

Education   

B.A., Pepperdine University

Cari D Goetz

Graduate student

cdgoetz@gmail.com

Social and Personality Psychology

Taru Flagan

Graduate student

taru@utexas.edu

William Fraser

Graduate student

BOFRASER@GMAIL.COM  |  972-345-8769  |  3.426 A

Education   

Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin
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Tal Yarkoni

Research Associate

tyarkoni@utexas.edu  |  512-232-4444  |  SEA 3.406

Education   

Ph.D., Washington University

Interests

  personality and individual differences, psychoinformatics, machine learning, neuroimaging methods

Postdoctoral and other Research Personnel

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Rachel Watson-Jones

Postdoctoral Researcher, Legare Lab

rachel.watson@wolfson.ox.ac.uk

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Tal Yarkoni

Research Associate

tyarkoni@utexas.edu  |  512-232-4444  |  SEA 3.406

Education   

Ph.D., Washington University

Interests

  personality and individual differences, psychoinformatics, machine learning, neuroimaging methods

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