Principal Investigator

Alicia Izquierdo, Ph.D.


Claudia Aguirre, Ph.D.
flexible reinforcement learning following alcohol; sex differences; reversal learning

Preetham Ganupuru Ph.D.
neural mechanisms of decision making under volatility

Valeria Gonzalez, Ph.D. (Chancellor’s Postdoctoral Fellow)
neural substrates of information value and paradoxical choice

Graduate Students

Juan Luis Romero Sosa (BNS Ph.D. candidate)
amygdalar modulation of frontocortical neurons in dynamic probabilistic learning

Zeena Rivera (NSIDP Ph.D. candidate), co-advised with Dr. Andrew Wikenheiser
orbitofrontal and perirhinal cortex modulation of reward-guided behavior

Miriam Ortega (BNS Ph.D. student), co-advised with Dr. Melissa Sharpe
frontocortical- midbrain modulation of Pavlovian-to-Instrumental processes

Undergraduate Student(s)

Berlin Aguayo

Lana Alhabbal

Taylor Fujioka

Romi Moore

Sydney Wissing

Alex Yeghikian

Laboratory Manager

Megan Gomez, B.A.