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…

Alice Wong

Dr. Raz is Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences and Director of the Brain Institute… Quick Navigation Biography Director sowong@chapman.edu Alice is a current PhD student in the Computational and Data Science program at Chapman University, with a B.A in Psychology from UCLA. Her areas of research interests include characterising Read more…

Andy Liang

Dr. Raz is Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences and Director of the Brain Institute… Quick Navigation Biography Director liang134@mail.chapman.edu Andy is a PhD student in Computational and Data Sciences at Chapman University. His research is mainly focused on computational methods in neuroscience and deep learning. During his time as Read more…

Angelina Quagletti

Dr. Raz is Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences and Director of the Brain Institute… Quick Navigation Biography Director aquagletti@gmail.com Angie earned a BS in Cognitive Science from UC Irvine where she worked in the Working Memory and Plasticity Lab as a research assistant for 3 years. Her interests are Read more…

Elnaz Lashgari

Dr. Raz is Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences and Director of the Brain Institute… Quick Navigation Biography Director lashgari@chapman.edu Elnaz is a PhD student in Computational and Data Sciences at Chapman University. She holds a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering and an M.Sc. in Biomedical Engineering from Sharif University of Read more…

Joanna Pak

Dr. Raz is Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences and Director of the Brain Institute… Quick Navigation Biography Director jpak@chapman.edu Joanna Pak graduated with a B.S. in Health Sciences from Chapman University in May 2020. She is a 2020 SURF and CUE grant recipient. Joanna is interested in volition, and Read more…

Emma Krivoshein

Dr. Raz is Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences and Director of the Brain Institute… Quick Navigation Biography Director krivoshein@chapman.edu Emma Krivoshein is a junior psychology major planning to graduate in Spring 2022. She has been an undergraduate researcher with the Brain Institute since Fall 2019. At the Brain Institute, Read more…

Lucas Jeay-Bizot

Dr. Raz is Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences and Director of the Brain Institute… Quick Navigation Biography Director jeaybizot@chapman.edu Lucas Jeay-Bizot is an incoming PhD student in the Computational and Data Science program at Chapman University. Lucas received an MA in Mathematics and Philosophy from the University of Glasgow Read more…

Aaron Schurger

Dr. Raz is Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences and Director of the Brain Institute… Quick Navigation Biography Director schurger@chapman.edu C.V. Dr. Schurger’s research is focused on uncovering the distinction between conscious and non-conscious neural information processing and on the neural mechanisms of volition and self-initiated action. He uses a Read more…

Jake Gavenas - Graduate Research Assistant

Jake Gavenas

Dr. Raz is Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences and Director of the Brain Institute… Quick Navigation Biography Director gavenas@chapman.edu Jake is a PhD student with the Brain Institute and Chapman University’s Computational and Data Sciences program. He graduated from UCLA in June 2017 with a B.A. in Psychology and Read more…