People

 
Principal Investigator
Alex Huk
Collaborators: Larry Cormack, Jonathan Pillow, Ian Nauhaus
 
Research Scientist
Thad Czuba, Ph.D. UT-Austin. Post-Doc, Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
 
Postdocs
Jens-Oliver Muthmann, Ph.D., University of Edinburgh (& Nat’l Center for Biological Sciences, India)
Chao Gu, Ph.D., Western University
 
Graduate Students
Eric Hart, 6th year INS Ph.D. student
Aaron Levi, 5th year INS Ph.D. student
Hayden Carney, 3rd year INS Ph.D. student (co-advised with Ian Nauhaus)
Jake Whritner, 2nd year CPS/Psychology Ph.D. student
Jack Liska, 2nd year INS Ph.D. student
Stephanie Shields, 1st year INS Ph.D. student
 
Research and Technical Staff
Allison Laudano (senior lab technician and manager)
Chris Badillo (equipment design and fabrication)
Nika Hazen (lab technician)
 
Research Assistants
Natalie Jennings (undergraduate researcher)
Elizabeth Robinson (undergraduate researcher)

 

Lab Alumni

Austin Kuo (Dean’s Honored Graduate, UT-Austin 2018)

Neil Shah (undergraduate researcher)

Kathryn Bonnen (Ph.D., 2018). Next: Postdoc w/ Eero Simoncelli, NYU.

Jonas Knöll, Ph.D. (Postdoc, co-advised with J.Pillow)

Kenia Johnson (undergraduate research assistant)

Devon Greer (research assistant), Next: Neuroscience Ph.D. student, Northwestern.

Jasmine Stone (H.S. student research assistant), Next: Undergraduate, Yale.

Sung Jun Joo, (Post-doc, 2013-2016). Now: Assistant Professor, Pusan National Univ.

Jacob Yates (Ph.D. 2016; co-advised with J. Pillow). Next: Postdoc w/ J. Mitchell & G. Deangelis, University of Rochester.

Leor Katz (Ph.D. 2016). Next: Postdoc w/ R. Krauzlis, NIH.

Kenneth Mitchell (research assistant & neurophysiology lab technician), Next: Veterinary school, Tufts.

Kenneth Latimer  (Ph.D. 2015; co-advised with J. Pillow). Next: Postdoc, Fairhall Lab, University of Washington.

Jay Hennig (research assistant extraordinaire). Next: Ph.D. Student, Carnegie Mellon, Program in Neural Computation.

Memming Park (postdoc / collaborator 2011-2014, Pillow Lab). Now: Assistant Professor, Stonybrook Univeristy.

Miriam Meister (Ph.D., 2012). Next: Postdoc w/ Elizabeth Buffalo, University of Washington (Seattle).

Thad Czuba (Ph.D., 2012; co-advised with L. Cormack). Next: Postdoc w/ Adam Kohn, Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

Bas Rokers (postdoc 2006-2010). Now: Associate Professor, University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Kyler Eastman (postdoc 2011). Next: R&D Engineer, MapMyFitness.com.

Alec Scharff (postdoc 2012). Next: Google.

Ben Naecker (research assistant, 2010-2011). Next: Ph.D. student, Neuroscience, Stanford.

Kyle Guillet (undergrad research assistant, 2008-2009). Next: Teach For America.