Past Members

B. Hunter Ball, Ph.D

Dr. Ball's research in the domain of human cognition has concerned elucidating the cognitive processes involved in several interrelated aspects of learning and memory.

Yifan (Ben) Zhang

Undergraduate Researcher

Understanding tissue-specificity of IBA-to-IAA conversion

Lorryn Wilhelm

Science Illustrator

Illustrating projects in the Strader Lab

Zhizhou Yang

Medical Student, Washington University School of Medicine
Undergraduate Researcher 2016-2018
BIOSURF Recipient


Amanda Ortiz

Research Assistant

 Amanda is a sophomore double-majoring in psychological and brain sciences and leadership and strategy management.

Mara Getz

Undergraduate Research Assistant

Mara is currently a research data associate in the Department of Psychiatry at New York University.

Yuanyuan Gao

Former Visiting Graduate Student

I am a second year PhD candidate, originally from Sichuan University, China. My research interests mainly focus on archaeobotany and geoarchaeology in southwest China during the Neolithic Age.

Duo Tian

Former Visiting Graduate Student

I’m an archaeobotanist from Northwest University, Xi’an, China. My research is generally focused on plant remains unearthed in Northwest China and prehistoric cultural exchanges between East and West.