About Me




I’m a neuroscientist, an educator, and a writer, currently working as an Assistant Teaching Professor at UC San Diego. I care deeply about how we teach and learn about the brain and ultimately, ourselves.

A few other things:

Native East Coaster, adopted Californian.
Queer and happily in love [500 Queer Scientists bio].
Lover of mountains and oceans, particularly together.
Consumer of small-batch coffee, craft beer, and open world video games.
Amateur (like, reeeaall amateurphotographer, illustrator, and rock climber.
Proud caretaker of a rather sassy, floppy-eared intellectual.
Featured in this WHYY interview. and this Stories of WiN interview.