Current Lab Members

Principal Investigators

Ralph Adolphs
Ralph AdolphsBren Professor of Psychology, Neuroscience, and Biology; Allen V. C. Davis and Lenabelle Davis Leadership Chair, Caltech Brain Imaging Center; Director, Caltech Brain Imaging Center
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 & Research Assistant Professors

Julien Dubois
Julien DuboisPostdoctoral Scholar
fMRI validity, reliability, and limitations, with an emphasis on individual assessment
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
Anita Tusche
Anita TuschePostdoctoral Fellow
fMRI and multivariate decoding on altruism giving decisions
Umit Keles
Umit KelesPostdoctoral Scholar
Computational modeling of fMRI and electrophysiological data to investigate how the human brain processes information related to social cognition
Dorit Kliemann
Dorit KliemannPostdoctoral Fellow
Functional and structural MRI of the human brain to understand compensation and re-organization, with a special interest in social cognition.
Cindy Hagan
Cindy HaganResearch Assistant Professor of Neuroscience
Development, mood disorders, emotion, thought processes, face perception, cognitive and social neuroscience
Shuo Wang
Shuo WangVisiting Assistant Professor
Single-neuron recordings in humans and social neuroscience
Damian Stanley
Damian StanleyVisiting Assistant Professor
Computational approaches to Social Neuroscience

Graduate Students

Zhongzheng Brooks Fu
Zhongzheng Brooks FuPhD Student
Single unit studies of human cognitive control, conflict and error processing
Xiaomin Li
Xiaomin LiPhD Student
Interested in how to explain economics phenomena using cognitive neuroscience
Yanting Han
Yanting HanPhD Student
Decision making in healthy subjects and mental disorders
Chujun Lin
Chujun LinPhD Student
Face perception, social cognition, emotion, culture, personality, prejudice
Juri Minxha
Juri MinxhaPhD Student
Studying face processing with single-unit recordings from human amygdala

Research Staff

Remya Nair
Remya NairStaff Scientist
fMRI analysis, functional organization in AgCC, neuroimaging data management
Tim Armstrong
Tim ArmstrongSenior Research Technician

Support Staff

Sheryl Cobb
Sheryl CobbAdministrative Assistant
Tiffany KimGrants Administrator
Aaron Mendelovitz
Aaron MendelovitzVisitor (w/ D. Stanley and L. Harrison)
How unconscious bias effects decision making across social and emotional experience.