Lab members

Jan DrugowitschJan Drugowitsch, Assistant Professor of Neurobiology
Affiliated with the Ph.D. Program in Neuroscience, the Graduate Program in Biophysics, and member of the Center for Brain Science and Mind Brain Behavior Interfaculty Initiative.

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Johannes BillJohannes Bill, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, jointly with Gershman lab
Master in physics (Dipl.-Phys.), Heidelberg University, Germany
Ph.D. in computer science (Dr.techn.), Graz University of Technology, Austria


Qiao ZhengQiao Zheng, Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Ph.D. in Computer Science, INRIA (French Institue for Research in Computer Science and Automation)
Master of Finance, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Ingénieur Polytechnicien Degree, Ecole Polytechnique


Anna KutschireiterAnna Kutschireiter, Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Ph.D. in Computational Neuroscience, University of Zurich, Switzerland
M.Sc. in Physics, Heidelberg University, Germany


Brooks MusanguBrooks Musangu, Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Data Science)
Ph.D. in Nuclear Physics, Vanderbilt University
Master in Physics, Vanderbilt University


John VastolaJohn Vastola, Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Ph.D. in Physics, Vanderbilt University
B.S. in Mathematics & Physics, University of Central Florida


Albert ChenAlbert Chen, Graduate Student in Biophysics
NSF Graduate Research Fellow

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Current and past collaborators

Rachel Wilson
Greg DeAngelis
Dora Angelaki
Chris Harvey
Sam Gershman
Ruben Coen-Cagli
Alex Pouget
Rubén Moreno-Bote
Etienne Koechlin
Valentin Wyart
Mike Shadlen
Martin Butz

Past members


Emma Krause, Graduate Student in Neuroscience
Lab member from 2016-2021
now at PathAI

Luke Rast, Graduate Student in Systems Biology
Lab member from 2017-2021


Mohammadmehdi Kafashan, Postdoctoral Research Fellow
PhD in Electrical and Systems Engineering, Washington University in St. Louis
Lab member from 2016-2018

Anthony Jang, Medical Student
Harvard-MIT Program in Health Sciences and Technology (HST)
Lab member in 2018


Ravi Sharma, Research assistant

Past rotation students


Nick Hilgert, Rotation Student in Systems Biology


Habiba Noamany, Rotation Student in Neuroscience

Alan Amin, Rotation Student in Systems Biology

Jeff Rhoades, Rotation Student in Neuroscience


Lucy Lai, Rotation Student in Neuroscience


Haozhe Shan, Rotation Student in Neuroscience


Kevin Mizes, Rotation Student in Biophysics


Seul Ah Kim, Rotation Student in Neuroscience