Sam Brown

Dr. Raz is Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences and Director of the Brain Institute… Quick Navigation Biography Director sambrown@chapman.edu Sam Brown is a Junior at Chapman University majoring in Film Production and minoring in Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality. A content creator for the Brain Institute since 2020, he has produced Read more…

Alex Rigl

Dr. Raz is Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences and Director of the Brain Institute… Quick Navigation Biography Director crigl@chapman.edu Alex Rigl is a Senior at Chapman University majoring in Computer Science and minoring in Game Development Programming. He is currently working as a student app developer, developing research based Read more…

Hannah Ravitch

Quick Navigation Biography hravitch@chapman.edu Hannah Ravitch is a Psychology major and double minor in Law, Justice, & Social Control and Health Sciences at Chapman University, planning to graduate in the spring of 2021. She began working as an Administrative Assistant at the Brain Institute in the fall of 2019. Upon Read more…

Marie-Christine Nizzi

Dr. Raz is Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences and Director of the Brain Institute… Quick Navigation Biography Director Roskies Lab mnizzi@fas.harvard.edu My research focuses on resilience and the sense of self. I am interested in understanding what enables certain persons to better integrate life changing events or diagnoses into Read more…

Mathieu Landry

Dr. Raz is Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences and Director of the Brain Institute… Quick Navigation Biography Director mathieu.landry2@mail.mcgill.ca Dr. Mathieu Landry completed his Ph.D. in cognitive neuroscience at McGill University. Broadly, his research explores how cognition (e.g., attention, anticipation, executive control) shapes consciousness (i.e., how we subjectively experience Read more…

Tomáš Dominik

Dr. Raz is Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences and Director of the Brain Institute… Quick Navigation Biography Director tomasdominik01@gmail.com Dr. Dominik received his Ph.D. in December 2019 after defending a dissertation thesis pertaining various aspects of Libet’s experiment. His interests lie in the overlap between psychology, psychophysiology and neuroscience Read more…

Ashley Gong

Dr. Raz is Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences and Director of the Brain Institute… Quick Navigation Biography Director ashleygong16@gmail.com Ashley Gong is currently a junior at Gretchen Whitney High School and is gaining experience in neuroscience research at the Brain Institute with her involvement in projects relating to covert Read more…

Tian Lan - Biomedical Engineer

Tian Lan

Dr. Raz is Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences and Director of the Brain Institute… Quick Navigation Biography Biomedical Engineer tlan@chapman.edu Tian Lan is a biomedical engineer with the Brain Institute. He holds an M.S. in Biomedical Engineering from UC Irvine. He oversees the equipment and experiments at the Brain Institute.  Read more…

Uri Maoz - Assistant Professor

Uri Maoz

Dr. Raz is Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences and Director of the Brain Institute… Quick Navigation Biography Assistant Professor maoz@chapman.edu C.V. Dr. Uri Maoz joined Chapman University in 2017 as an Assistant Professor of Computational Neuroscience at Crean College and at the Institute for Interdisciplinary Brain and Behavioral Sciences. Read more…

Amir Raz - Director

Amir Raz

Dr. Raz is Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences and Director of the Brain Institute… Quick Navigation Biography Founding Director, Professor (On sabbatical, unavailable this academic year. Limited consulting only.) raz@chapman.edu C.V. Dr. Raz is Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences and Founding Director of the Brain Institute at Chapman Read more…