Director


Gedeon Deák


Associate Professor of Cognitive Science and Human Development

deak@cogsci.ucsd.edu

Associate Professor Gedeon Deák is an Associate Professor of Cognitive Science and Human Development at UCSD. He joined the faculty in 1999, after getting his Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota (1995) serving on the faculty at Vanderbilt University (1995-1999).

Curriculum vitae

Staff






Graduate Students


Stephanie De Anda


SDSU/UCSD Joint Doctoral Program

Former Undergraduate Research Assistant, MESA Project

Kaya deBarbaro


B.A., University of Toronto, 2005

kaya@ucsd.edu

Erica Ellis


UCSD, SDSU

eellis05@gmail.com

Hanna Gelfand


UCSD, SDSU

hmgelfand@gmail.com

Undergraduate Students


Julie Avanzino


Undergraduate Research Assistant, Rapid Auditory Processing for Toddlers Project


Rosa Chung


Undergraduate Research Assistant, EEG Project

rosakchung@gmail.com

Jonathan Hoang


Undergraduate Research Assistant, MESA Project



Haein Oh


Undergraduate Research Assistant, Transcription Project

haoh@ucsd.edu

Melissa Real


Undergraduate Research Assistant, MESA Project

melissa.real91@gmail.com

William Springer


Undergraduate Research Assistant, MESA Project

WKSpringer1@gmail.com

Collaborators






Alumni


STAFF ALUMNI

Jordan Danly


Former Senior Research Associate, MESA Project

Graduate student, UCSD

Marybel Robledo


Former Senior Research Associate, MESA Project

Graduate student, Dept. of Cognitive Science, UCSD

Yuri Wakabayashi


Former Senior Research Assistant, MESA Project

POST-DOC ALUMNI

Nicolas Cepeda


Assoc. Professor, Dept. of Psychology, York University, Canada

Former Post-doctoral researcher

Nicholas.Cepeda@colorado.edu

GRADUATE STUDENT ALUMNI

Anna Holt


B.S., M.I.T., 2005

aholt@ucsd.edu


Joshua Lewis


Post-doctoral scholar, Dept. of Cognitive Science, UCSD

josh@cogsci.ucsd.edu

Yu Liao


Postdoctoral scholar, Dept. of Cognitive Science, UCSD

liaoyumail@gmail.com

Gayathri Narasimham


Instructor, Dept. of Psychology and Human Development, Vanderbilt Univ.




Shanna Ray


Assoc. Professor,, Dept. of Psychology, David Lipscomb College, Nashville, TN




Monica Sweet


Instructor/Research Associate, Dept. of Psychology, UCSD




UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT ALUMNI

Alex Ahmed


Former Undergraduate Research Assistant



Karen Au


Former Undergraduate Research Assistant

kaau@ucsd.edu

Gayatri Boddupalli


M.D. student, Johns Hopkins Univ.

Former Undergraduate Research Assistant



Jackie Acuna


Former Student Research Assistant, MESA Project



Jon Chan


Former Student Research Assistant



Stephanie Chen


Former Student Research Assistant, MESA Project



Ruth Cheng


Former Student Research Assistant



Katherine Dao


Former Undergraduate Research Assistant, MESA Project

kndao11@gmail.com

Nandini Datta


Former Student Research Assistant



Jake Feldman


Former Student Research Assistant



Michael Grubric


Former Student Research Assistant, MESA Project



Austin Hilliard


Ph.D student, Dept. of Neuroscience, UCLA

Former Undergraduate Research Assistant



Alexis Jannicelli


Intern, UC San Francisco Medical School

Former Undergraduate Research Assistant



Joanne Jao


Ph.D. student, Dept. of Cognitive Science, Univ. Indiana-Bloomington

Former Student Research Assistant



Audrey Kim


Former Undergraduate Research Assistant, MESA Project



Dan Kim


Former Student Research Assistant



Richard Kim


Former Student Research Assistant, MESA Project



Anna Krasno


Ph.D student, Clinical Psychology, UC Santa Barbara

Former Undergraduate Research Assistant



Ioney Lau


Former Student Research Assistant, MESA Project



Cristine Legare


Assistant Prof., Dept. of Psychology, UT-Austin

Former student research assistant and staff research assistant

chlegare@umich.edu

Amy Lew


Former Student Research Assistant



Melody Lin


Former Undergraduate Research Assistant, MESA Project



Cathy Duyen Nguyen


Former Undergraduate Research Assistant, MESA Project

cathynguyen14@gmail.com

Jenny Nowinski


Former Student Research Assistant, MESA Project



Jacqueline Overton


Ph.D student, Dept. of Neuroscience, UC Davis

Former Undergraduate Research Assistant



Jeremy Petit


Associate Professor, Dept. of Psychology, Univ. of Houston

Former Undergraduate Research Assistant



David Piccinati


Former Student Research Assistant, MESA Project



Rebecca Ponce


Former Student Research Assistant, MESA Project



Ana Ramundo


Former Student Research Assistant



Jaylynn Romen


Former Student Research Assistant



Simran Sandhu


Former Student Research Assistant



Candice Seamens


Former Student Research Assistant, MESA Project



Leigh Sepeda


Ph.D student, Dept. of Neuroscience, UCLA

Former Undergraduate Research Assistant



Akanksha Shukla


Former Student Research Assistant



Ashley Spooner


Former Student Research Assistant, MESA Project



Lalida Sritanyaratana


Graduate student, Dept. of Psychology, UCSD

Former Student Research Assistant



Stacy Struhs


Former Student Research Assistant, MESA Project



Vanessa Williams


Former Student Research Assistant



Catherine Wood


Former Undergraduate Research Assistant

catherine@ucsd.edu

Corrine Zavala


Former Undergraduate Honors Student



Alicia Zuniga


Former Student Research Assistant, MESA Project