Lab Members

  • Please contact Bret, Lab Coordinator, regarding any questions related to studies, study sign-up and participation.
  • Bret Glass
  • Bret Glass
  • CSM Operations Coordinator
  • 573-882-7417
  • Zehra Unal
  • Zehra Unal
  • Graduate Student
    Multi-Lab Research Assistant (David Geary Lab)
    Research Interests: Mathematical Cognition, Individual Differences, and Cognitive Development.
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  • Duangporn Pattanakul
  • Graduate Student
    Multi-Lab Research Assistant (Yuyan Luo Lab)
  • Daniel Fridman
  • Daniel Fridman
  • Undergraduate Research Assistant
    Biological Sciences Major
  • Reese Lavers
  • Reese Lavers
  • Undergraduate Research Assistant
  • University of Missouri-Columbia
    Class of 2024
    Undergraduate Research Scholars Program in Psychological Sciences

  • Dominic Guitard
  • Dominic Guitard, Ph.D.
  • Postdoctoral Fellow
  • M.Sc., Visiting Ph.D. student from Universite de Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada
    Graduate Internship (Autumn 2019)

  • Bailey Brimer
  • Bailey Brimer
  • Undergraduate Research Assistant
  • Psychology Major
    Class of 2022

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  • Neyla Sfeir
  • Research Collaborator
  • Research Interests: Cognitive Neuroscience, Cognitive Science, Phenomenology (Cognitive), Neuro-Linguistics, Working Memory, Language Learning and Working Memory

Former Doctoral Student and Formal Research Assistant Professor

Former Graduate Students

  • Tara Nguyen, MA
  • 2020
  • Tara Nguyen
  • Graduate Student
  • Research Interests: Language and Cognition, Language Processing, Bilingualism
    Studying Data Science at UCLA Extension

  • Chris Blume
  • 2019
  • Christopher L. Blume, Ph.D.
  • Education Manager at AJ Tutoring, Palo Alto, California
  • Kyle Hardman
  • Kyle Hardman, Ph.D.
  • Graduate Student
  • Winner of the 2013 Department of Psychological Sciences Outstanding Master's Thesis Award.

  • Kaity Clark
  • Kaity Clark, M.A.
  • RN BSN (Registered Nurse Bachelor of Science in Nursing) at C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Angela Aubuchon, Ph.D.
  • 2012
  • Angela Aubuchon, Ph.D.
  • Director, Working Memory and Language Laboratory at Boys Town National Research Hospital, Omaha, Nebraska
  • Christopher Zwilling
  • 2008
  • Christopher Zwilling
  • Postdoctoral Reseawrch Associate
    Beckman Institute, Illinois
  • Emily M. Elliott, Ph.D.
  • 2001
  • Emily M. Elliott, Ph.D.
  • Professor and Chair, Psychology Department, Louisiana State University
    Louisiana State University
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  • 1996
  • Noelle Wood, Ph.D.
  • Project Manager, Rhode Island Department of Mental Health
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  • 1995
  • Linda S. Day, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
  • Research Associate Professor Emeritus
    Communication Science & Disorders, University of Missouri
  • Timothy Keller, Ph.D.
  • 1994
  • Timothy Keller, Ph.D.
  • Senior Research Associate with expertise in fMRI
    Center for Cognitive Brain Imaging
    Carnegie Mellon University

Former Postdoctoral Fellows

  • Stephen Rhodes
  • 2016-2018
  • Stephen Rhodes, Ph.D
  • Postdoctoral Associate
    Rotman Research Institute, Toronto
  • Qiang Jiang
  • 2016-2018
  • Qiang Jiang, Ph.D.
  • Lecturer, ZhengJiang YueXiu University, Life Education and Mental Health
    Psychological Scientist and Educator
    Shanghai KNX Human Resources Technology Co., Ltd.
    Shang Hai, China
  • Evie Vergauwe
  • 2013-2015
  • Evie Vergauwe, Ph.D.
  • Associate professor (Chair of Cognitive Development) and SNSF Eccellenza Fellow, University of Geneva, Switzerland
  • Recently selected as a Rising Star in the Association for Psychological Science (APS). The Rising Star designation recognizes outstanding psychological scientists in the earliest stages of their research career post-PhD whose innovative work has already advanced the field and signals great potential for their continued contributions.

  • Tina Miyake, Ph.D.
  • 2007-2009
  • Tina Miyake, Ph.D.
  • Human Factors Scientist in Idaho National Laboratory’s Human Factors and Reliability Department
  • Michael Bunting
  • 2003-2005
  • Michael Bunting, Ph.D.
  • Research Scientist and Program Director, Applied Research Laboratory for Intelligence and Security
    University of Maryland, College Park, MD
  • Winner of APA’s 2006 Young Investigator Award for the Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory, and Cognition

Former Visitors

  • Gerly Kukk
  • Gerly Tamm, Ph.D.
  • visiting former graduate student, University of Tartu (Estonia)

Former Undergraduate Assistants

Note: There are many more former undergraduate assistants for whom we have deep appreciation, and expect to post more about them soon.

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  • Mariah Hawkins
  • Former Undergraduate Research Assistant
  • Riley Stephens
  • Riley Stephens
  • Former Undergraduate Research Assistant
  • Maximilian Stroyeck
  • Maximilian Stroyeck
  • Former Undergraduate Research Assistant
  • Time at Working Memory Lab: September 2017 - May 2020
    Graduation date: May 15, 2020

    Current Employer: Washington University in St. Louis, MO
    Current Position: Clinical Research Coordinator - I