Tobias Egner, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology & Neuroscience
Director of Graduate Studies, Center for Cognitive Neuroscience
Tobias received a B.Sc. in Psychology from Goldsmiths College, University of London, and then went on to earn his Ph.D. in Cognitive Neuroscience at Imperial College London, University of London. After that, he undertook postdoctoral research at the Functional MRI Research Center at Columbia University in New York City before working as a Research Assistant Professor in the Cognitive Neurology & Alzheimer's Disease center at Northwestern University in Chicago. In summer 2009, he joined the Department of Psychology & Neuroscience and the Center for Cognitive Neuroscience at Duke University.
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Christina received a B.A. in Neuroscience from Pomona College in 2013. She worked as a research assistant at UCLA before becoming a lab manager for the Learning and Decision Making lab at Rutgers University, Newark in 2014. She joined the Egner lab as a Psychology & Neuroscience graduate student in 2016.
Christina is interested in how learning and memory interact and work hand-in-hand with control processes to guide adaptive behavior. She plans to investigate these topics using various methodologies (behavior, modeling, fMRI, TMS).
Peter received a B.Mus in Orchestral Performance - Bassoon and a B.S. in Psychology from Arizona State University in 2016. He is currently pursuing his Ph.D. in Cognitive Neuroscience in the Egner lab and Woldorff lab.
Peter is interested in how working memory influences attention and actions, and how control processes can modulate these influences. He plans to investigate these topics using various methodologies (behavior, EEG, and modeling).
Jack received a B.S. in Psychology from Duke University in 2018. At Duke he worked in the Cognitive Behavioral Research and Treatment Program and then in the Huettel Lab.
Broadly, he thinks he is interested in the study of intelligence and individual differences, but he is still unsure, and he promises to update his bio when he knows more.
Yu-Chin Chiu - Assistant Professor, Purdue University, USA
Anthony Sali - Assistant Professor, Wake Forest University, USA
Amelia M. Abbott-Frey - MD Candidate, Columbia University Medical School, USA
Hanna Oh Descher - Data Scientist, Microsoft, USA
Paul Muhle-Karbe - Postdoctoral Scholar, Oxford University, UK & Ghent University, Belgium
Jiefeng Jiang - Postdoctoral Scholar, Stanford University, USA
Emma Wu Dowd - Postdoctoral Scholar, The Ohio State University, USA
Anastasia Kiyonaga - Postdoctoral Scholar, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Franziska Korb - Postdoctoral Scholar & Lecturer, Dresden University of Technology, Germany
Joseph King - Postdoctoral Scholar, Dresden University of Technology, Germany
Darinka Trübutschek - Ph.D. Candidate, École des Neurosciences, France