Polygence mentors

Polygence mentors are selected based on their exceptional academic background, teaching experience, and unique ability to inspire the next generation of innovative thinkers and industry leaders

Paul

Paul

PhD candidate

Expertise

Cognitive neuroscience, moral judgments and decision making, social judgments and decision making, implicit bias, fear of missing out

Monica

Monica

PhD candidate

Expertise

Developmental cognitive neuroscience, language development, equity in education, socioeconomic and racial discrimination, resilience

Chloris

Chloris

MS candidate

Expertise

Research methods; General psychology; Social cognition; Developmental psychology; Theatre; Music composition; Film; Graphic design

Annalea

Annalea

MSW Master of Social Welfare candidate

Expertise

Community Health, violence prevention, trauma, poverty, social inequality, research methods, health sciences, social work, health, policy, government, community organizing, social justice, social advocacy, psychology, healthcare

Juliann

Juliann

PhD

Expertise

Statistics, cognitive psychology, social psychology, neuroscience, cognitive behavioral therapies, psychotherapeutic interventions, racial disparities, substance use, trauma and PTSD

Hannah

Hannah

PhD candidate

Expertise

developmental psychology; childhood maltreatment and trauma; developmental psychopathology; clinical psychology; child, family, and couples therapy; LGBTQIA+ topics; gender studies

Tyler

Tyler

PhD candidate

Expertise

Alzheimer's disease, aging, Autism Spectrum disorder, neurological disorders, human neuroimaging, cognition

Katie

Katie

PhD

Expertise

cognitive psychology, learning, technology

Matthew

Matthew

MA candidate

Expertise

Cognitive Psychology; Psychology/Neuroscience of Language; Speech-Language Pathology; Communication Sciences & Disorders; Disability Studies; Social Psychology

Chelsea

Chelsea

PhD candidate

Expertise

biology, neuroscience, learning and decision-making, mood disorders, psychology

Stacey

Stacey

PhD

Expertise

Neuroscience, Cognition, Visual processing, Comparative biology

Elizabeth

Elizabeth

MD candidate

Expertise

Inorganic Chemistry, Neurobiology, Neuroscience of fear and attachment, Psychopathology, Psychology

david

david

EdD

Expertise

developmental psychology, early language and literacy, parent-child interactions, community support for early development

Elaine

Elaine

PhD candidate

Expertise

Cognitive Psychology, Applied Linguistics, Cognitive Linguistics, Psycholinguistics, Perception, Memory, Critical Thinking, Learning how to learn

Emily

Emily

MD candidate

Expertise

Medical applications of AI/Machine learning, AI/ML in the field of radiology, cognitive neuroscience topics (especially memory), stroke pathology/imaging/interventions/epidemiology, diagnostic or interventional radiology

Karina

Karina

PhD candidate

Expertise

Psychology, Linguistics, Neuroscience, Language education

Erin

Erin

PhD candidate

Expertise

language acquisition, psycholinguistics, corpus analysis, child development

Rachel

Rachel

PhD candidate

Expertise

Neuropsychology, aging, dementia, neurodegeneration, neuroanatomy, transgenic animal models, histopathology, applying to graduate school

Victoria

Victoria

PhD candidate

Expertise

Counseling/clinical psychology

Madalina

Madalina

PhD candidate

Expertise

social psychology, cognitive psychology, experimental psychology, research methods in social sciences, behavioral science, cognitive science