People

Lab2017

Jan R. Wessel, Ph.D. Jan R. Wessel, Ph.D. 
Lab Director 

Jan is an Assistant Professor of Psychological & Brain Sciences and Neurology, and directs the Cognitive Neurology lab. He did his graduate work at the Max Planck Institute for Neurological Research and worked as a postdoc at the University of California, San Diego.

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Darcy WallerDarcy Waller, B.A., B.Sc. 
Graduate Student 

Darcy is a graduate student in the Psychological and Brain Sciences Department. She received her B.A. and B.Sc. from the University of Tulsa and was a Research Assistant at the Laureate Institute for Brain Research. Darcy is funded through the Behavioral & Biomedical Interface program.

 

Cheol SohCheol Soh, B.A., M.Eng. 
Graduate Student 

Cheol is a graduate student in the Psychological and Brain Sciences Department. He received a BA in Psychology and Master's degree in Brain and Cognitive Engineering from Korea University in Seoul.

 

 

Nathan ChalkleyNathan R. Chalkley, B.Sc. 
Lab Manager 

Nathan is our lab manager. He graduated with distinction from The University of Iowa with a B.Sc. in Psychology.

 

 

 

Tobin DykstraTobin Dykstra, B.Sc. 
Graduate Student Affiliate 

Tobin is a graduate student in the Psychological and Brain Sciences Department. His main advisor is Eliot Hazeltine. Tobin received his B.Sc. from Michigan State University.

 

 

Benjamin O. Rangel, B.Sc.Benjamin O. Rangel, B.Sc. 
Rotating Graduate Student 

Ben is a rotating graduate student in the Neuroscience Program. He received his B.Sc. in Biology from Southern Oregon University, where has was a McNair Scholar.

 

 

Kylie DolanKylie A. Dolan 
Undergraduate Research Assistant 

Kylie is a senior majoring in Neurobiology. She recently transferred to the University of Iowa from UMass Amherst. Kylie was awarded an ICRU fellowship in the Summer of 2016.

 

 

Isabella DutraIsabella Dutra 
Undergraduate Research Assistant 

Isabella is a junior majoring in Psychology. She was awarded an ICRU fellowship in the Summer of 2017.

 

 

Brynne DochtermanBrynne Dochterman 
Undergraduate Research Assistant 

Brynne is a freshman majoring in Psychology.

 

 

 

Alec MatherAlec Maher 
Undergraduate Research Assistant 

Alec is a junior majoring in Psychology.

 

 

 

Lab Alumni

Julian SchefferJulian Andrew Scheffer, B.Sc. 
Rotating Graduate Student 

Julian is now a graduate student at Penn State.

 

 

 

Jenna KellyJenna M. Kelly, B.A. 
Rotating Graduate Student 

Jenna is a graduate student in the Interdisciplinary Neuroscience Program at Iowa.

 

 

 

Cailey ParkerCailey Parker 
Undergraduate Research Assistant 

Cailey is now a nursing student in Tennessee.

 

 

 

Hailey BillingsHailey Billings 
Undergraduate Research Assistant 

Hailey is now a graduate student at Adler University.

 

 

 

Carly RyderCarly Ryder 
Undergraduate Research Assistant 

Carly is now graduate student at the University of Northern Iowa.