The personnel category of 'Research Scientists' indicates people rostered in our Institute working as research scientists, professional research assistants, postdoctoral researchers, research support staff, and visiting scholars who form the backbone of our innovative research programs.

Anna-Ruth Allen
Anna-Ruth Allen
Research Scientist Level 2
Institute of Cognitive Science • Sumner Lab
Quinton Beck-White
Quinton Beck-White
Professional Research Assistant Level 1
Institute of Cognitive Science • D'Mello Lab
Alayne Benson
Alayne Benson
AI Communications and Outreach Coordinator
Institute of Cognitive Science • NSF National AI Institute for Student-AI Teaming
Srinjita Bhaduri
Srinjita Bhaduri
Research Scientist Level 1
Institute of Cognitive Science • Sumner Lab
Brandon Booth
Brandon Booth
Research Scientist Level 2
Institute of Cognitive Science • D'Mello Lab
Carolyn Buck-Gengler
Carolyn Buck-Gengler
Senior Research Associate
Psychology and Neuroscience • Healy/Bourne Lab
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Jeffrey (Jeff) Bush
Research Scientist Level 2 • iSAT Executive Committee
Institute of Cognitive Science • NSF National AI Institute for Student-AI Teaming
Kenny Carlson
Kenny Carlson
Professional Research Assistant Level 1
Institute of Cognitive Science • Banich Lab
Sara Cooper
Sara Cooper
Professional Research Assistant Level 3
Institute of Cognitive Science • inquiryHub
Rachel Dickler
Rachel Dickler
Research Scientist Level 1
Institute of Cognitive Science • NSF National AI Institute for Student-AI Teaming
Ann N. Eisenberg
Ann N. Eisenberg
Senior Research Scientist Level 4
Institute of Cognitive Science • Computer Science • ATLAS Institute Affiliated Faculty
Jacob (Jake) Elick
Jacob (Jake) Elick
Professional Research Assistant Level 1
Institute of Cognitive Science • D'Mello Lab
Alyssa Fassett-Carman
Alyssa (Aly) Fassett-Carman
Research Scientist Level 1
Institute of Cognitive Science • Kaiser Lab
Aaron Fontenot
Aaron Fontenot
Professional Research Assistant Level 1
Institute of Cognitive Science • Bidwell Lab/CUChange
Megan Gestos
Meghan (Meg) Gestos
Project Manager
CU Reach • CU Change Lab
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Nicholas Gonyea
CUChange Lab Manager • Senior Professional Research Assistant
Bidwell Lab/CUChange
Madison Hammer
Madison Hammer
Professional Research Assistant Level 2
Institute of Cognitive Science
Charis Harty
Charis Harty (Clevenger)
Professional Research Assistant Level 1
Institute of Cognitive Science • NSF National AI Institute for Student-AI Teaming
Amy Hegarty
Amy Hegarty
Analysis Services Program Manager
Intermountain Neuroimaging Consortium
Colin Elliott
Colin Hennessey Elliott
Research Scientist Level 1
SchoolWide Labs
Kate Henson
Kathleen Henson
Research Scientist Level 2
Institute of Cognitive Science
Nga (Nancy) Hoang
Nga (Nancy) Hoang
Professional Research Assistant Level 1
Institute of Cognitive Science • Penuel Lab
Amanda Howard
Amanda Howard
Professional Research Assistant Level 1
Institute of Cognitive Science
Erin Howe
Erin Howe
Project Manager, Curriculum Developer • Senior Professional Research Assistant Level 4
Institute of Cognitive Science • inquiryHub-OpenSciEd
Cynthia Hunnicutt
Cynthia Hunnicutt
Professional Research Assistant
Institute of Cognitive Science • Yoshinaga-Itano Lab
Jenna Jones
Jenna Jones
Professional Research Assistant Level 1
Kaiser Lab
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Kaley Keefe
Professional Research Assistant Level 1
Institute of Cognitive Science • Kaiser Lab • RADD lab
Hyogeong Kim
Hyojeong Kim
Research Scientist Level 1
Institute of Cognitive Science • Banich Lab
Eileen Kintsch
Eileen Kintsch
Research Associate
Institute of Cognitive Science • Caccamise/Kintsch Lab
Monica Ko
Monica Ko
Research Scientist Level 2
Institute of Cognitive Science • D'Mello Lab
Veronica Koral
Veronica Koral
Intermountain Neuroimaging Consortium
Phillip Kragel
Philip Kragel
Research Associate • Post-Doc
Institute of Cognitive Science • Wager Lab
Sara Krauskopf
Sara Krauskopf
Professional Research Assistant Level 2 • Curriculum Developer
Institute of Cognitive Science • inquiryHub-OpenSciEd
Kai Krueger
Kai Krueger
Research Associate
Intermountain Neuroimaging Consortium
Valerie Langlois
Valerie Langlois
Research Scientist Level 1
Institute of Cognitive Science • Kim Lab
DeAnna Lee-Rivers
DeAnna Lee-Rivers
Curriculum Developer • Senior Professional Research Assistant Level 4 • inquiryHub • Pronouns: she/her/hers
Institute of Cognitive Science
Rachel Lieber
Rachel Lieber
Professional Research Assistant Level 1
Institute of Cognitive Science • SALSA lab
Evangelique Lopez
Evangelique Lopez
Professional Research Assistant Level 1
Bidwell Lab
Jerry Ma
WenHao (Jerry) Ma
Professional Research Assistant Level 1
Institute of Cognitive Science • CU Change Lab
Moriah Major
Moriah Major
Professional Research Assistant Level 1
Institute of Cognitive Science • Banich Lab
Robert Moulder
Robert (Bobby) Moulder
Research Scientist Level 1
D'Mello Lab • NSF National AI Institute for Student-AI Teaming
Clare Neville
Clare Neville
Professional Research Assistant
Institute of Cognitive Science • Yoshinaga-Itano Lab
Marco Ortiz-Torres
Marco Ortiz-Torres
Professional Research Assistant Level 2
Institute of Cognitive Science • CU Change Lab
Paige Phillips
Paige Phillips
Professional Research Assistant Level 1
Institute of Cognitive Science • Bidwell Lab
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William D. Raymond
Research Associate
Institute of Cognitive Science • Healy/Bourne Lab
Sierra Rose
Sierra Rose
Professional Research Assistant Level 1
Institute of Cognitive Science
Luka Ruzic
Luka Ruzic
Professional Research Assistant
Institute of Cognitive Science • RADD lab
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Vivian Schneider
Research Associate
Institute of Cognitive Science • Healy/Bourne Lab
Allison Sedey
Allison Sedey
Research Associate
Institute of Cognitive Science • Yoshinaga-Itano Lab
Rosy Southwell
Rosemary Southwell
Research Associate
Institute of Cognitive Science • D'Mello Lab
Nicole Speer
Nicole Speer
Director of Operations • ICS Executive Committee Ex Officio
Intermountain Neuroimaging Consortium
Suzanne Taborsky-Barba
Suzanne Taborsky-Barba
Senior Professional Research Assistant
Institute of Cognitive Science • CU Change Lab
Jariya Tuantranont
Jariya Tuantranont
Senior Professional Research Assistant
Institute of Cognitive Science • Van Vuuren Lab
Chloe Tucker
Chloe Tucker
Professional Research Assistant
Institute of Cognitive Science • Kim Lab
Karli Carston
Karli Watson (Carston)
Research Scientist Level 3
Institute of Cognitive Science
John Weatherley
John Weatherley
Lead Software Developer/Architect AI Institute • Professional Research Assistant
ICS Caccamise/Kintsch Lab
Mallene Wiggin
Mallene Wiggin
Research Associate
Institute of Cognitive Science • Yoshinaga-Itano Lab
Teryn Wilkes
Teryn Wilkes
MRI Technologist
Intermountain Neuroimaging Consortium
Kerri Wingert
Kerri Wingert
Senior Research Associate
Institute of Cognitive Science • School of Education
Guojing Zhou
Guojing Zhou
Research Associate
Institute of Cognitive Science • D'Mello Lab