Education and Research Appointments


Barnard College, Columbia University, 2006
BA, Physics major, Applied Mathematics minor

Brandeis University, Neuroscience PhD program, September 2006 – August 2012 (degree awarded February 2013)
PhD in Neuroscience
Advisor: Eve Marder; Thesis: Dynamics of multifunctional, patterngenerating, neuronal networks

Ecole Normale Superieure, Group for Neural Theory, Paris, France
April 2013 – October 2015
Postdoctoral researcher
Advisor: Sophie Deneve; Topic: Adaptation in a spiking predictive coding model

Janelia Research Campus, Druckmann lab
October 2015 – March 2016
Visiting postdoctoral researcher

University of Washington, Seattle, WA
April 2016 – present
Postdoctoral research associate (WRF UWIN Fellowship)
Advisors: Eric Shea-Brown and Fred Rieke; Topic: The role of intrinsic neuron properties in global network computation