Environmental Neuroscience Lab Members

Marc G. Berman

Marc Berman is an Assistant Professor of Psychology at the University of Chicago. He received his B.S.E. in Industrial and Operations Engineering (IOE) from… Read more

Stephen van Hedger

I received my PhD in Psychology from the University of Chicago in 2015. My research broadly examines the cognitive and neural mechanisms of auditory learning. Recently, I have begun… Read more

Kyoung Whan Choe

I completed my PhD in the laboratory of Dr. Sang-Hun Lee at Seoul National University in 2015, investigating the role of primary visual cortex during perceptual decision-making. My research interests lie in cognitive/educational neuroscience and… Read more

Carlos Cardenas-Iniguez

I am a fifth-year graduate student in the Integrative Neuroscience program. I received a BS in Brain and Cognitive Sciences from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2009. After… Read more

Omid Kardan

I am a graduate student in the Integrative Neuroscience program working with Dr. Marc Berman at the Environmental Neuroscience Lab. I have a BSc. in Electrical Engineering – Bioelectric… Read more

Elliot Layden

Elliot received his Bachelor’s degrees (Neuroscience, B.S. & Biology, B.S.) from Indiana University Bloomington and his Master’s degree (Psychology, M.A.) from The University of Chicago. Broadly, Elliot’s research interests… Read more

Kim Lewis Meidenbauer

I am a graduate student in Integrative Neuroscience working with Dr. Marc Berman. I received my B.A. in Psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in 2012, where I worked… Read more

Kathryn Schertz

I am a graduate student in the Integrative Neuroscience program. I have a B.A. in Cognitive Science from the University of Pennsylvania. I am interested in how time in… Read more

Jason Steinberg

I received my Bachelor of Science in Psychology and a Minor in Molecular and Cellular Biology from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2015. As an undergraduate I… Read more

Jaime Young

I am interested in studying decision-making relative to human hypocrisy, especially as it relates to cognitive dissonance and its underlying neural mechanisms. I’ve worked in a neurology lab studying… Read more

Lena Woo

I am a third year biology major concentrating in neuroscience. My research interests lie in the intersection of psychology, neuroscience and behavior. Read more

External Collaborators


Lab Alumni

  • Ivo Gyurovski
  • Hiroki P. Kotabe
  • Cecilia Stenfors
  • Lisa Sprute
  • Will Woods
  • Lillian Li
  • Daniel Hayes
  • Patrick Williams
  • Nicole Timur
  • Francisco Meyer
  • Steven Porter
  • Frank Ibarra
  • Ishaan Guptasarma
  • Hank Grier
  • Mike Sepke