Current Lab Members

Principal Investigators

Ralph Adophs
Ralph AdophsBren Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience and Professor of Biology
Lynn Paul
Lynn PaulSenior Research Scientist
Behavioral phenotypes related to disorders of the corpus callosum and cerebral connectivity
J. Michael Tyszka
J. Michael TyszkaAssociate Director, Caltech Brain Imaging Center
Physics, engineering and analysis for magnetic resonance imaging

Post-Doctoral Fellows

Julien Dubois
Julien DuboisPostdoctoral Scholar
fMRI validity, reliability, and limitations, with an emphasis on individual assessment
Laura Harrison
Laura HarrisonPostdoctoral Scholar
Using behavioral and fMRI experiments to study “ecologically valid” social cognition in autism
Robert P. (Bob) Spunt
Robert P. (Bob) SpuntPostdoctoral Fellow
Using fMRI and experimental social psychology to understand variability in human social expertise and emotional experience
Damian A. Stanley
Damian A. StanleyPostdoctoral Fellow
studies neural computations that support how we represent and learn about the characteristics of social groups and individuals, and use of those representations to make social decisions
Anita Tusche
Anita TuschePostdoctoral Fellow
fMRI and multivariate decoding on altruism giving decisions
Oana Tudusciuc
Oana TudusciucPostdoctoral Fellow
Investigating context dependent social processing by single neurons in the human amygdala
Shuo Wang
Shuo WangPostdoctoral Scholar
Social attention and face processing in autism

Graduate Students

Zhongzheng Brooks Fu
Zhongzheng Brooks FuPhD Student
Single unit studies of human cognitive control, conflict and error processing
Juri Minxha
Juri MinxhaPhD Student
Studying face processing with single-unit recordings from human amygdala

Research Staff

Support Staff

Remya Nair
Remya NairStaff Scientist
fMRI imaging, analysis and functional organization in AgCC.
Tim Armstrong
Tim ArmstrongSenior Research Technician
Sheryl Cobb
Sheryl CobbAdministrative Assistant
Tiffany KimGrants Administrator