People

Awards

Dr. Nina KrausNina Kraus, Ph.D
Hugh Knowles Professor
Communication Sciences; Neurobiology
nkraus@northwestern.edu

Lab Staff

Trent NicolResearch Associate
Trent Nicol
tgn@northwestern.edu

Jennifer KrizmanResearch Assistant Professor
Jennifer Krizman, Ph.D
j-krizman@northwestern.edu

Travis White-SchwochResearch Data Analyst
Travis White-Schwoch
whiteschwoch@northwestern.edu

Silvia BonacinaProject Coordinator
Silvia Bonacina
silviabonacina@northwestern.edu

Rembrandt Otto-MeyerResearch Study Coordinator
Rembrandt Otto-Meyer
rembrandt.otto-meyer@northwestern.edu

Lab Volunteer


Lucas Zecker
lucaszecker89@gmail.com

Students

Stephanie HuangNU Undergraduate
Stephanie Huang
stephaniehuang2016@u.northwestern.edu

Ross HeilbergNU Undergraduate
Ross Heilberg
rossheilberg2020@u.northwestern.edu

Caleb EcksteinNU Undergraduate
Caleb Eckstein
calebeckstein2020@u.northwestern.edu

Caroline TilleyNU Undergraduate
Caroline Tilley
CarolineTilley2020@u.northwestern.edu

Nathan SalonNU Undergraduate
Nathan Salon
nathansalon2020@u.northwestern.edu

NU Au.D. Candidate
Jillian Escobar
jillianescobar2021@u.northwestern.edu

NU Post-baccalaureate
Austin Webster
austinwebster2020@u.northwestern.edu

NU Undergraduate
Harris Nadelman
harrisnadelman2021@u.northwestern.edu

COLLABORATING FACULTY

Tory Lindley: Northwestern University, Athletics
Danielle Colegrove: Northwestern University, Athletics
Cynthia LaBella: Lurie Children’s Hospital and Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine
Brian Vesci: Northwestern University Sports Medicine
Jeff Mjaanes: Northwestern University Sports Medicine
Jamie Burgess: Lurie Children’s Hospital and Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine
Kyle Meadows
Richard Ashley: Northwestern University, Music
Ann Bradlow: Northwestern University, Linguistics
Sumitrajit Dhar: Northwestern University, Communication Sciences
Viorica Marian: Northwestern University, Communication Sciences
Steven Zecker: Northwestern University, Communication Sciences
Mikko Sams: Aalto University
Kate Johnston: Walter Payton College Prep
Margaret Martin: Harmony Project

EDUCATIONAL PARTNERS

Hyde Park Day School
Noble Network of Charter Schools
Evanston Township High School
Suzuki-Orff School of Music
Harmony Project
Ounce of Prevention

View our ongoing Neuroeducation Research

We thank our wonderful collaborators in NU Sports Medicine department in our joint work on concussion research. Special thanks to Head Athletic Trainer, Tory Lindley (front row, right 1), and Senior Athletic Trainer, Danielle Colegrove (front row, right 2) for their hard work and patience.

ALUMNI

Post Doctoral
Alan Micco
Thomas Littman
Elizabeth Dinces
Ivy Dunn
Catherine Warrier
Lauri Olivier
Karen Banai
Frederic Marmel
Bharath Chandrasekaran
Yun Nan
Jason Thompson
Erika Skoe
Dana Strait
Adam Tierney
Ahren Fitzroy
Spencer Smith

Doctoral
Anu Sharma
Cynthia King
Kelly Tremblay
Jenna Cunningham
Brad Wible
Erin Hayes
Gabriella Musacchia
Krista Johnson
Dan Abrams
Nicole Russo
Jade Wang
Judy Song
Kyung Myun Lee
Jane Hornickel
Samira Anderson
Erika Skoe
Dana Strait
Alexandra Parbery-Clark
Jennifer Krizman
Jessica Slater
Elaine C. Thompson

Doctor of Audiology (AUD) Alumni
Laurie Arum
Andrea Hillock
Elizabeth Eskridge
Catherine Fabian
Jenny Markee
Jessica Levine
Britta Swedenborg
Benjamin Stanley
Valerie Kun

Former Students
2019
Gina Johnson, NU Undergraduate
Janet Mao, NU Undergraduate
Emily Kafkes, UIUC Undergraduate
D’Artagnan Otto-Meyer, Panther Creek High School
Colin Song, Glenbrook South High School
Rex Sohanaki, Walter Payton High School

2018
MacKenzie Guynn, The Latin School of Chicago
Colin Song, Glenbrook South High School
Celine Auriemma, Marquette University
Ailita Eddy, Brown University Undergraduate
Emmett Cleary, Post Baccalaureate
Elaine C. Thompson, doctoral candidate
Christine Junhui Liu, NU Undergraduate
Brandon Vilarello, NU Undergraduate

2016
Andrea Azem, NU Undergraduate
Liam Gibbs, Washington University Undergraduate
Kali Woodruff Carr, doctoral candidate
Silvia Lam, doctoral student

2015
Karen Chan Barrett, School of Music Doctoral Student
Kevin Steinhauser

2014
Jordan Amar, NU Neurobiology and Physiology
Manto Agouridou, Mercer University Undergraduate
Adam Maloney, Elon Undergraduate
Jessica MacLean, Indiana University
Christine Fuja, NU Post Baccalaureate

2013
Soo Ho Ahn, NU Undergraduate
Hee Jae Choi, CSD Undergraduate
Emily Hittner, NU Undergraduate
Adam Maloney, Elon Undergraduate
Natasha Ramanujam, NU Undergraduate
Britta Swedenborg, AUD Student

2012
Shivani Bhatia, Dartmouth College
John Hruska, Evanston Township High School
Yurie Kim, CSD Undergraduate
Sarah Latimer, Evanston Township High School
Dylan Levy, CSD Undergraduate
Steven Medina, Evanston Township High School
Victoria Meliska, University of Pennsylvania
Adam Rubman, Evanston Township High School
Jenya Rubman, Evanston Township High School
Jonathan Yu, NU Undergraduate

2011
Victor Abecassis, CSD Undergraduate
Elizabeth Barfield, Furman University
Vance Gao, NUIN Doctoral Student
Erica Knowles, CSD Doctoral Student
Maddie Minogue
Samantha O’Connell, NU Undergraduate
Rupin Parikh, CSD Undergraduate
Christine Woo, CSD Undergraduate
Han-Gyol Yi, CSD Undergraduate

2010
Max Abecassis
Cullen Fairchild, NU Undergraduate
Shuaib Ahmed
Justin Pituch, Evanston Township High School

2009
Dawna Bagherian, Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy
Carrie Lam, CSD Undergraduate
Julia Bair, Oberlin College and Conservatory
Winnie Lin, Harvard University
Maddie Reiches, Evanston Township High School
Alan Tyson, Morehouse College, Northwestern University Summer Research Opportunity Program(NU-SROP)Recipient
James Bartolotti, CSD Doctoral Student

2008
Christine Brennan, CSD Doctoral Student
Julia Chen, NU Undergraduate
Kyla Garibaldi, NUIN Doctoral Student
Sherri Novis, CSD Doctoral Student
Jason Pitt, NUIN Doctoral Student
Carolyn Hsu, NU Undergraduate
Parkson Leung, Psychology Doctoral Student
Wei Zhao, NUIN Doctoral Student

2007
Roozbeh Behroozmand, CSD Doctoral Student
Arim Choi, CSD Undergraduate
Benjamin Cherry, NU Post Baccalaureate Student
Taro Kirtani, NUIN Doctoral Student
Roland Liang, NU Undergraduate
Rodrigo Pacifico, IBIS Graduate Student
Rachael Schastok, Evanston Township High School
Elizabeth Stegemoller, NUIN Doctoral Student
Gabriella Cantarero, NU Undergraduate

2006
Brian Williams, Washington University Undergraduate
Anna Yermakova, NU Undergraduate, Rhodes Scholar
Jennifer Schuster, NU Undergraduate