People

Lab PI

Chris Summerfield
Chris is the lab PI. He is Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience, and a Research Scientist at Deepmind

Postdocs and Fellows

Sophie Arana
Sophie completed her PhD with Peter Hagoort and Jan Mathijs Schoffelen at Donders.
Paul Muhle-Karbe
Paul trained with Tobias Egner. He is a Henry Wellcome fellow jointly with Mark Stokes.
Jessica Thompson
Jess completed her PhD with Yoshua Bengio at MILA
Keno Juechems
Keno did his PhD with us. He is now a Junior Research Fellow at St Johns College, co-supervised by Laurence Hunt and Mike Browning.
Mira Dumbalska
Mira did her PhD with us. She is now working as a postdoc funded by Schmidt Futures
Aniruddh Galgali
Aniruddh completed his PhD with Valerio Mante at ETH Zurich.

Jacques Pesnot-Lerousseau
Jacques completed his PhD with Benjamin Morillon and joins us on a fellowship from Fondation pour l’audition

PhD students and Research Assistants

Timo Flesch
Timo is a 3rd year
student
funded by the MRC.
Lukas Braun
Lukas is a 2nd year PhD student co-supervised by Andrew Saxe
Ellie Holton
Ellie is a 2nd year PhD student co-supervised by Nils Kolling and Jill O’Reilly
Emilia Piwek
Emilia is a 4th year PhD student co-supervised by Mark Stokes
Leonie Glitz
Leonie joined in 2019 and is supported by the Clarendon Fund. She is cosupervised by Helen Barron
Jirko Rubruck
Jirko is a first year PhD student
funded by the ESRC.
Kai Sandrbink
Kai is a first year PhD student
co-supervised by Simon Stringer
Denis Lan
Denis is a first year PhD student co-supervised by Laurence Hunt
Carla Zoe Cremer
Zoe is a first
year
student funded by the FHI
Zilu Liang
Zilu is a first year
PhD student
Aeron Laffere
Aeron is primarily supervised by Armin Lak

Alumni (PhD students / RAs)

Elizabeth Michael
Lizzie defended her PhD in 2015. She is now a Henry Wellcome fellow in Cambridge.
Dan Bang
Dan defended his PhD in 2015. He is now a Henry Wellcome fellow at UCL, Harvard and Virgina Tech.
Jan Balaguer
Jan defended his PhD in 2018. He is now a research engineer with Deepmind.
Hannah Tickle
Hannah defended her PhD in 2018. She is now a data scientist at Trainline London.
Santiago Herce-Castanon
Santiago defended his PhD in 2018. He is now a postdoc with Daphne Bavelier.
Hildward Vandormael
Hil defended his PhD in 2017. He is now working as a data scientist for the University of Oxford.
Vickie Li
Vickie defended her PhD in 2019. She is now working as a data scientist for Faculty AI.
Ron Dekker
Ron defended in 2021. He is now a postdoc in the lab of Mingbo Cai in Tokyo
Fabrice Luyckx
Fabrice defended his PhD in 2020. He is now working as a data scientist for Massive Media in Ghent.
Fabian was an RA in the lab in 2019-20 after graduating from Oxford. He is now a graduate student at ETH Zurich.

Alumni (postdocs)

Vincent de Gardelle
Vincent is now a tenured CNRS researcher at the Sorbonne, Paris.
Valentin Wyart
Valentin is now a tenured INSERM researcher at the ENS, Paris.
Alejo Nevado-Holgado
Alejo is now a PI in the psychiatry department in Oxford.
Annabelle Blangero
Annabelle is now a data scientist for OCTO technology (Paris)
Konstantinos Tsetsos
Kos is now a PI at the
University of Bristol
Bernhard Spitzer
Bernie is now a PI at the Centre for Adaptive Rationality (Berlin

Andreas Jarvstad
Andreas is now a faculty member
in the department of psychology
at City University
Yinan Cao
Yinan is now a postdoc in Konstantinos Tsetsos’ group in Hamburg.
Stephanie Nelli
Steph is now a tenure-track assistant professor in the Cognitive Science department at Occidental College in LA
Hamed Nili
Hamed is now a
postdoctoral
researcher at UKE Hamburg
Hannah Sheahan
Hannah is now a research engineer
at Deepmind
Paula Parpart
Paula is now teaching methods in data science
Andrew Saxe
Andrew is now a PI at
UCL’s Gatsby Unit on a Henry Dale Fellowship.
Neil Garrett
Neil is now a faculty member in the psychology department at UEA