Leyla Isik, Principal Investigator
Leyla is the Clare Boothe Luce Assistant Professor of Cognitive Science at Johns Hopkins University, and holds a secondary appointment in the department of Biomedical Engineering. Before joining JHU, Leyla was a postdoc at MIT and Harvard in the Center for Brains, Minds, and Machines, where she worked with Nancy Kanwisher and Gabriel Kreiman. She received her PhD from MIT where she was advised by Tomaso Poggio, and was an undergraduate right here at JHU.
Diana Dima, Postdoc
Before joining the lab, Diana worked with Krish Singh at Cardiff University Brain Research Imaging Centre in Wales. She also completed her PhD in Cardiff, where she investigated face and scene perception using MEG.
Diana will be joining the lab this fall!
Emalie McMahon, PhD Student
Emalie is a PhD student in the Department of Cognitive Science. Prior to joining the lab, she complete a post-baccalaureate research fellowship at the NIH in the lab of Leslie Ungerleider. She completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Tennessee.
Gemma Nicholson, Master's Student
Gemma is a MA student in the Department of Cognitive Science. Before coming to JHU, she completed her undergraduate studies at Quinnipiac University while working as a research assistant in both the Schizophrenia Neuropharmacology Research Group and the Computation and Cognitive Development Lab at Yale University.
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