University of Texas, Austin, Texas
2010 - 2015
Robert D. Clark Honors College, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon
2004 - 2008
Studying cortical synaptic networks in health and disease
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
2021 - Present
Postdoc, (PI) David Fitzpatrick, Ph.D.
Focus: sensory computations in ferret cortex
Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience, Jupiter, Florida
2015 - 2021
PhD Graduate Research, (PI) Nicholas J. Priebe, Ph.D.
Focus: visual neuroscience and sensory computations
Institute of Neuroscience, University of Texas, Austin, Texas
2010 - 2015
Research Assistant, (PI) Tania Q. Vu, Ph.D.
Focus: nanotechnology and neuroscience
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon
2008 - 2010
Research Assistant, (PI) Michael Wehr, Ph.D.
Focus: auditory neural processing
Institute of Neuroscience, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon
2005 - 2008
Allison Doupe Fellowship
MPFI scientific achievement award
Cold Spring Harbor Summer Course fellowship: Imaging Techniques
Center for Perceptual Systems Training Grant
2012 - 2013
NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Honorable Mention
Nobel Laureate Travel Grant (Lindau Meeting, Physiology and Medicine)
NIH Training Grant
INS Student Travel Grant, UT Austin
2009 - 2012
Achievement Rewards for College Scientists Foundation recipient
2008 - 2009
Novick Award for Undergraduate Thesis
Emergence of orientation selectivity in the mammalian visual pathway. ENCODS
Binocular integration in mouse visual cortex. A&M Neuroscience Conference
College Station, TX.
Disruption of ocular integration in primary visual cortex. Society for Neuroscience
New Orleans, Louisiana.
Understanding the black box: Studying sensory computations. UT Seminar
Binocular integration in the primary visual cortex. MARCS seminar
Synaptic mechanisms of binocular convergence in simple cells. Vision Down Under