Team Members

We are looking for new graduate and undergraduate students to join the team !

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Principal Investigator

Graduate Students

Jisun Kim

Graduate Student & Graduate Research Assistant
email: jisunk@vt.edu
www: <>

  • Ph.D. Student (Advisor - Dr. Koeun Choi)

Undergraduate Students

Bethany Grocock

Undergraduate Research Assistant
email: bkg99@vt.edu

  • Senior (Major - Human Development/Spanish)

Katie Johnson

Undergraduate Research Assistant
email: krj99@vt.edu

  • Senior (Major - Human Development/Psychology; Minor - Disabilities Studies, Geography)

Taylor Covington

Undergraduate Research Assistant
email: taylc99@vt.edu

  • Junior (Major - Human Development)

Eman Ayaz

Undergraduate Research Assistant
email: emanayaz@vt.edu

  • Junior (Major - Human Development)

Ava Bir

Undergraduate Research Assistant
email: avabir@vt.edu

  • Junior (Major - Cognitive and Behavioral Neuroscience/Psychology)

Michelle Tran

Undergraduate Research Assistant
email: michellethuynh18@vt.edu

  • Junior (Major - Clinical Neuroscience; Minor - Psychology/Sociology)

Anvitha Metpally

Undergraduate Research Assistant
email: anvitha1@vt.edu

  • Junior (Major - Clinical Neuroscience)

Breanne De Vera

Undergraduate Research Assistant
email: breanne7@vt.edu

  • Junior (Major - Biological Sciences, Minor - Chemistry/Disabilities Studies)

Martha Drapac

Undergraduate Research Assistant (Undergraduate Honors Credit - Fall 2020)
email: drapacml@vt.edu

  • Junior (Major - Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise)

Jordan Teel

Undergraduate Research Assistant
email: jteel@vt.edu

  • Sophomore (Major - Clinical Neuroscience, Minor - Spanish)

Lab Alumni - Lab Affiliates

Eunkyung Lucy Shin

(Was- Graduate Research Assistant, Fall 2018 - Spring 2020)
email: shinek@vt.edu
www: https://fbri.vtc.vt.edu/people-directory/postdoctoral-associates/shin.html

  • Ph.D. (Advisor - Dr. Cindy Smith)
  • Postdoctoral Associate at the Fralin Biomedical Research Center at VTC

Jessica Resor

(Was- Graduate Research Assistant, Fall 2019 - Summer 2020)
email: jmresor@vt.edu
www: https://blogs.lt.vt.edu/hdgradstudents/meet-our-graduate-students/2018-cohort/

  • Graduate Student (Advisor - Dr. Erika Grafsky)

Lab Alumni - Undergraduate Students *

Ashleigh Bedwell (Was_Undergraduate Research Assistant, All of 2019) - Graduate Student in the Department of Occupational Therapy at Radford University

Sara Belay (Was_Undergraduate Research Assistant, Summer, Fall, Winter 2019; Spring 2020) - Clinical Research Assistant at General Dynamics Information Technology, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

Rhea Bhatia (Was_Undergraduate Research Assistant, Summer, Fall, Winter 2019; Spring 2020)

Eva Grumbine (Was_Undergraduate Research Assistant, Fall 2019; Spring 2020)

Valerie Salmon (Was_Undergraduate Research Assistant, Fall 2019; Spring 2020)