Lab Manager, PhD Student in Cognitive Science & Education
Jean is a fourth-year Ph.D. student in the Cognitive Science in Education program at TC, where she also completed her M.S. in Neuroscience and Education in 2013. She is the current Lab Manager for the Language and Cognition Neuroscience Lab, where she is responsible for directing various research projects and managing research personnel.
Her main research focus uses EEG & eye-tracking to study perceptual organization in individuals with schizophrenia and schizotypy. Prior to her involvement in the Language and Cognition Lab, Jean was a neuroscience research coordinator in the Department of Biological Psychiatry at the New York State Psychiatric Institute. There, she studied primate hippocampal neurogenesis and its links to depression, anxiety, and early life stress.