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Adelman, Melinda
Undergraduate Program Coordinator
Phone: 585-275-0541 | Office: Meliora 272
Allen, James F.
Dessauer Professor, Computer Science and Brain & Cognitive Sciences
Interests: computational linguistics, conversational agents
Phone: 585-275-5288 | Office: Computer Studies 732
Alonso-Diaz, Santiago
Graduate Student
Office: RCBI
Anzai, Akiyuki
Sr. Research Associate
Phone: 585-273-5477 | Office: Meliora 245
Aslin, Richard N.
William R. Kenan Professor, Brain & Cognitive Sciences and Center for Visual Science; Director, Rochester Center for Brain Imaging
Interests: development, vision, audition, speech recognition
Phone: 585-275-8687 | Office: Meliora 316

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Bankieris, Kaitlyn
Graduate Student
Phone: 585-275-3075 | Office: Meliora 414
Bavelier, Daphne
Professor, Brain & Cognitive Sciences, Radiology, and Center for Visual Science; Associate Director, Rochester Center for Brain Imaging
Interests: visual cognition, plasticity
Phone: 585-273-4863 | Office: Meliora 133
Bennetto, Loisa
Associate Professor, Clinical & Social Sciences in Psychology and Brain & Cognitive Sciences
Interests: autism, developmental psychopathology, nonverbal and verbal communication
Phone: 585-275-8712 | Office: Meliora 492
Bergelson, Elika
Postdoctoral Fellow
Interests: language acquisition, word learning, cognitive development
Phone: 585-275-7187 | Office: Meliora 403
Bibyk, Sarah
Graduate Student
Phone: 585-275-2508 | Office: Meliora 428
Bicknell, Klinton
Postdoctoral Fellow
Phone: 585-275-7170 | Office: Meliora 496
Bixby, Keturah
Graduate Student
Phone: 585-275-3075 | Office: Meliora 414
Blakely, Katherine
Laboratory Technician, Cantlon lab
Phone: 585-276-5099 | Office: RCBI 2B237
Blanchard, Thomas
Graduate Student
Phone: 585-275-8443 | Office: Meliora 252
Bonn, Cory
Graduate Student
Phone: 585-275-2508 | Office: Meliora 428
Brown, Meredith
Graduate Student
Phone: 585-275-3075 | Office: Meliora 414
Buz, Esteban
Graduate Student
Phone: 585-275-6281 | Office: Meliora 421

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Cantlon, Jessica
Assistant Professor, Brain & Cognitive Sciences
Phone: 585-276-5150 (RCBI), 585-276-5167 (RCBI Lab) | Office: Meliora 319, RCBI 2B-239, Lab RCBI 2B-241
Carlson, Greg
Professor, Linguistics and Brain & Cognitive Sciences
Interests: semantic theory, linguistic theory, sentence processing, discourse
Phone: 585-275-8053 | Office: Lattimore 515
Chapman, Robert M.
Professor, Brain & Cognitive Sciences and Center for Visual Science
Interests: physiology, vision, cognition, brain-evoked potentials
Phone: 585-275-8679 | Office: Meliora 243
Chen, Quanjing
Graduate Student
Office: Meliora 323
Corbin, Samuel
Graduate Student
Phone: 585-276-4811 | Office: Lattimore 515
Corser, Kathy
Graduate Program Coordinator
Phone: 585-275-1844 | Office: Meliora 358

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Dambra, Christine
Bookkeeper
Phone: 585-275-7115 | Office: Meliora 360
Danz, Adam
Graduate Student
Phone: 585-273-3522 | Office: Meliora 246
DeAngelis, Gregory
Chair of Brain & Cognitive Sciences, Professor of Brain & Cognitive Sciences, Neurobiology & Anatomy, Biomedical Engineering, and the Center for Visual Science
Interests: neural mechanisms of depth perception, spatial direction and motion
Phone: 585-275-8677 | Office: Meliora 362 (dept chair's office), Meliora 315
Duffy, Charles J.
Professor, Neurology, Neurobiology & Anatomy, Ophthalmology, Brain & Cognitive Sciences, and Center for Visual Science
Interests: mechanisms of spatial orientation in health and disease
Phone: 585-273-1696, Fax: 585-442-8766 | Office: Medical Center 6-8535

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Emberson, Lauren
Postdoctoral Fellow
Phone: 585-275-7187 | Office: Meliora 403
Emerson, Robert
Graduate Student
Phone: 585-276-5058 | Office: RCBI 2B-237A
Erdogan, Goker
Graduate Student
Phone: 585-275-7261 | Office: Meliora 497

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Ferrigno, Stephen
Laboratory Technician, Cantlon Lab
Phone: 585-276-5099, 585-276-5167 | Office: RCBI 2B241, 1B142
Freemesser, Chris
Systems Administrator, Brain & Cognitive Sciences and Center for Visual Science
Phone: 585-275-0786 | Office: Meliora 255

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Gaffin-Cahn, Elon
Laboratory Technician, Cantlon/Mahon Lab
Phone: 585-276-5058 | Office: RCBI 2B237
Garcea, Frank
Graduate Student
Phone: 585-275-7657 | Office: RCBI 2B247
Gardner, Margaret
Laboratory Technician, Chapman Lab
Phone: 585-275-8142 | Office: Meliora 166
Gegg-Harrison, Whitney
Graduate Student
Phone: 585-273-4719 | Office: Meliora 116
Gildea, Daniel
Assistant Professor, Computer Science
Interests: statistical approaches to natural language processing, in particular for the tasks of machine translation and language understanding
Phone: 585 275-7230 | Office: Computer Studies Bldg. 730
Gillis, Jennifer
Administrator
Phone: 585-275-2852 | Office: Meliora 360
Gunlogson, Christine
Assistant Professor, Linguistics and Brain & Cognitive Sciences
Interests: Semantics & pragmatics, with special interests in: sentence types; questions; intonational meaning; experimental approaches
Phone: 585-275-5136 | Office: Lattimore 512

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Haber, Suzanne
Professor, Pharmacology and Physiology, Neurobiology & Anatomy, Brain & Cognitive Sciences
Interests: Basal Ganglia and degenerative disease
Phone: 585-275-6959 | Office: MC 5-6518
Hayden, Benjamin
Assistant Professor of Brain & Cognitive Sciences
Interests: Decision-making, choice, neuroeconomics, single unit electrophysiology
Phone: 585-276-4023 (Office), 585-275-7236 (Lab Mel 149), 585-273-4561 (Lab Mel 150) | Office: Meliora 318, Lab: Meliora 149 & 150
Hinds, Andrea
Instructor
Phone: 585-275-1812 | Office: Meliora 322
Hughes, Kelly
Postdoctoral Fellow
Huxlin, Krystel
Professor of Ophthalmology, Neurobiology & Anatomy, Brain & Cognitive Sciences, and Center for Visual Science
Interests: cellular mechanisms and behavioral characteristics of visual perceptual plasticity in the normal and injured, adult brain; physiological optics of the mammalian eye in health and disease
Phone: 585-275-5495 | Office: MC 2-3005

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Ibarra, Alyssa
Graduate Student
Phone: 585-275-7093 | Office: Meliora 407
Ison, James R.
Professor, Brain & Cognitive Sciences, Otolaryngology, and Neurobiology & Anatomy
Interests: audition, sensory reflexes, sensory function, sensori-motor control
Phone: 585-275-8461 | Office: Meliora 167

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Jacobs, Robert A.
Professor, Brain & Cognitive Sciences, Computer Science, and Center for Visual Science
Interests: cognitive and perceptual learning, neural computation
Phone: 585-275-0753 | Office: Meliora 416
Jaeger, T. Florian
Associate Professor of Brain & Cognitive Sciences and Computer Science
Interests: language production and comprehension, language modeling
Phone: 585-276-3611 | Office: Meliora 418

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Karuza, Elisabeth
Graduate Student
Phone: 585-273-5323 | Office: Meliora 405
Kellogg, Carol K.
Professor, Brain & Cognitive Sciences
Interests: neuropharmacology, development, hormones, behavior, GABA
Kersey, Alyssa
Graduate Student
Phone: 585-275-7657 | Office: RCBI 2B247
 
Kidd, Celeste
Assistant Professor of Brain and Cognitive Sciences (starting July 2014)
Interests: development, learning, attention, decision-making, computational modeling
Phone: 585-275-8689 | Office: Meliora 314
Kim, Hyung Goo
Postdoctoral Fellow
Phone: 585-273-3522 | Office: Meliora 246
Kleinschmidt, David
Graduate Student
Phone: 585-275-6281 | Office: Meliora 421
Klorman, Rafael
Professor, Clinical & Social Sciences in Psychology and Brain & Cognitive Sciences
Interests: psychopathology, psychophysiology, development, psychopharmacology
Phone: 585-275-2595 | Office: Meliora 453
Knill, David C.
Professor, Brain & Cognitive Sciences and Center for Visual Science
Interests: visual perception, visuo-motor control, psychopsychics, computational vision
Phone: 585-275-4597 | Office: Meliora 406
Kogan, Victor
Laboratory Technician, DeAngelis lab
Phone: 585-275-3206 | Office: Meliora 239
Koopman, Sarah
Graduate Student
Office: Meliora 323
Kornack, David R.
Assistant Professor, Department of Neurobiology and Anatomy
Interests: Neurogenesis in the Developing and Adult Mammalian Brain
Phone: 585-273-3140 (MC) / 585-273-4719 (Mel) | Office: Med Center 5-7215 / Meliora 116
Kurumada, Chigusa
Assistant Professor, Brain & Cognitive Sciences (starting July 2014)
Phone: 585-275-7187 | Office: Meliora 403

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Lennie, Peter
Robert L. and Mary L. Sproull Dean of the Faculty of the College of Arts, Sciences, and Engineering; Professor, Brain & Cognitive Sciences and the Center for Visual Science
Interests: functional organization of vision, color vision
Phone: 585-273-5000 | Office: Lattimore 317
Lussier, Courtney
Laboratory Technician, Cantlon lab
Phone: 585-276-5099 | Office: RCBI 2B237

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Mahon, Brad
Assistant Professor, Brain & Cognitive Sciences, Neurosurgery, & Center for Visual Science
Phone: 585-275-1497, 585-276-5234 (RCBI), 585-276-5167 (RCBI Lab) | Office: Meliora 321, RCBI 2B-245, Lab RCBI 2B-241
Makous, Walter
Professor, Brain & Cognitive Sciences and Center for Visual Science
Mancarella, Marc
Laboratory Technician, Hayden lab
Phone: 585-273-4561 | Office: Meliora 150
Marsh, Chelsea
Laboratory Technician, Tanenhaus Lab
Phone: 585-275-0514 | Office: Meliora 415
Marvin, Elizabeth West
Professor, Eastman School of Music, Brain & Cognitive Sciences
Interests: music cognition
Phone: 585-274-1076, 585-275-1812 | Office: ESM 26 Gibbs Street, Meliora 322
McDonough, Joyce
Chair, Linugistics; Associate Professor, Brain & Cognitive Sciences
Interests: phonetics, laboratory phonology, Athabaskan linguistics, morphological typology, speech processing
Phone: 585-275-2895 | Office: Lattimore 505
Melnick, Michael
Graduate Student
Office: Meliora 262
Merickel, Jennifer
Graduate Student
Phone: 585-275-7093 | Office: Meliora 407
Merigan, William
Professor, Ophthalmology, Brain & Cognitive Sciences, and Center for Visual Science
Interests: segregation of function between parallel visual pathways
Phone: 585-275-4872 | Office: Medical Center G-4113
Miller, Renee
Lecturer, Brain & Cognitive Sciences
Interests: Sex differences in brains and behaviors
Phone: 585-276-4024 | Office: Meliora 106
Mink, Jonathan
Associate Professor, Neurology, Neurobiology & Anatomy, Pediatrics Chief, Child Neurology, Brain & Cognitive Sciences
Interests: Physiology of movement, function of the basal ganglia, pathophysiology of movement disorders (Dystonia, Chorea), Tourette syndrome, Batten disease
Phone: 585-275-2808 | Office: Medical Center 5-5511
Mitchell, Jude
Assistant Profesor, Brain & Cognitive Sciences

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Newport, Elissa L.
Visiting Professor of Brain & Cognitive Sciences
Interests: language acquisition and its relationship to language structure; mechanisms of learning and development
Nordeen, Ernest J.
Professor, Brain & Cognitive Sciences and Neurobiology & Anatomy
Interests: neurobiology of vocal learning and plasticity
Phone: 585-275-8453 | Office: Meliora 105
Nordeen, Kathy W.
Professor, Brain & Cognitive Sciences and Neurobiology & Anatomy
Interests: neural plasticity, learning, memory
Phone: 585-275-8452 | Office: Meliora 117

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O'Neill, William E.
Associate Professor, Neurobiology & Anatomy and Brain & Cognitive Sciences
Interests: audition, echolocation, vocal motor control, aging
Phone: 585-275-4023 | Office: Medical Center 6-8531
Overlan, Matt
Graduate Student
Phone: 585-275-2508, Office: Meliora 428

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Paige, Gary D.
Professor, Neurobiology & Anatomy, Neurology, Ophthalmology, Otolaryngology, Brain & Cognitive Sciences, and Center for Visual Science
Interests: visual, vestibular, and adaptive control of spatial orientation and balance
Phone: 585-275-6395 | Office: Medical Center 5-7425
Pajak, Bozena
Postdoctoral Fellow
Phone: 585-275-7170 | Office: Meliora 496
Palmeri, Holly
Laboratory Technician, Aslin lab
Phone: 585-275-4621 | Office: Meliora 410
Park, Woon Ju
Graduate Student
Phone: 585-275-7259 | Office: 277
Pasternak, Tatiana
Professor, Neurobiology & Anatomy, Brain & Cognitive Sciences, and Center for Visual Science
Interests: cortical mechanisms of motion and form perception; visual memory
Phone: 585-275-8668 | Office: Medical Center 5-6409
Peltier, Nicole
Graduate Student
Office: Meliora 323
Peterson, Sara
Website manager, Brain & Cognitive Sciences and Center for Visual Science
Phone: 585-275-2459 | Office: Meliora 273
Piantadosi, Steve
Assistant Professor, Brain & Cognitive Sciences (starting July 2014)
Phone: 585-275-8689 | Office: Meliora 314
Pikul, Olga
Laboratory Technician, Bavelier Lab
Phone: 585-273-4863 | Office: Meliora 133-G
Pogue, Amanda
Graduate Student
Phone: 585-275-6281 | Office: Meliora 421
Pontillo, Dan
Graduate Student
Phone: 585-276-4811 | Office: Lattimore 515
Pouget, Alexandre
Professor, Brain & Cognitive Sciences, Biomedical Engineering, and Center for Visual Science
Interests: theories of coding, representation and computation in the brain
Prud'hommeaux, Emily Tucker
Postdoctoral Fellow
Office: CSB 627

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Raizada, Rajeev
Assistant Professor, Brain & Cognitive Sciences
Phone: 585-275-8673 | Office: Meliora 320
Ripton Judy
Administration, RCBI
Phone: 585-275-4540 | Office: RCBI B-101
Roche, Jenny
Instructor
Phone: 585-275-0760 | Office: Meliora 402
Runner, Jeff
Associate Professor, Linguistics, Brain & Cognitive Sciences
Interests: Syntactic theory, syntax-semantics interface, phrase structure, the roles of structural and pragmatic constraints on noun phrase (co)-reference
Phone: 585-275-2626 | Office: Lattimore 511A
Ruskin, David
Graduate Student

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Salverda, Anne Pier
Research Associate
Phone: 585-275-8674 | Office: Meliora 240
Schieber, Marc H.
Professor, Neurology, Neurobiology & Anatomy, Center for Visual Science and Brain & Cognitive Sciences
Interests: finger movements, finger muscles, motor cortex, motor reorganization, motoric choice
Phone: 585-275-3369 | Office: Medical Center 6-8537
Schultz, Michele
Assistant to the Chair, Brain & Cognitive Sciences; Administrative Assistant, Center for Visual Science
Phone: 585-275-8659 | Office: Meliora 274
Sleezer, Brianna
Graduate Student
Phone: 585-275-8443 | Office: Meliora 252
Stasenko, Alena
Laboratory Technician, Mahon Lab
Phone: 585-276-5058, 585-276-5167 | Office: RCBI 2B241
Strait, Caleb
Graduate Student
Phone: 585-275-8443 | Office: Meliora 323
Supalla, Ted
Visiting Professor, Brain & Cognitive Sciences, Linguistics, and American Sign Language
Interests: sign language structure and creolization, psycholinguistics

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Tadin, Duje
Associate Professor, Brain & Cognitive Sciences, Center for Visual Science
Interests: neural mechanisms of visual perception
Phone: 585-275-8682 | Office: Meliora 317
Tanenhaus, Michael K.
Beverly Petterson Bishop and Charles W. Bishop Professor, Brain & Cognitive Sciences and Linguistics; Director, Center for Language Sciences
Interests: psycholinguistics, language and reading comprehension
Phone: 585-275-5491 | Office: Meliora 420
Thome, Alex
Postdoctoral Fellow
Office: Meliora 323

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Vedamurthy, Indu
Postdoctoral Fellow
Phone: 585-273-4863 | Office: Meliora 133G

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Watts, Andrew
Laboratory Technician, Jaeger Lab, Tanenhaus Lab
Phone: 585-273-1015 | Office: Meliora 123
Williams, David R.
Dean for Research in Arts, Sciences, and Engineering; William G. Allyn Chair of Medical Optics; Director, Center for Visual Science; Professor, Optics, Ophthalmology, Biomedical Engineering, & Brain & Cognitive Sciences
Interests: Psychophysical, anatomical, and imaging techniques to study how the structure of the eye and brain affects visual experience
Phone: 585-276-6070, 585-275-8672 | Office: Lattimore 317, Meliora 274A
Wu, Rachel
Postdoctoral Fellow
Phone: 585-275-0760 | Office: Meliora 402

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Zhang, Ruyuan
Graduate Student
Office: Meliora 280

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