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Research Experience

Research Scientist,
Perceptual
Human Factors
Facebook Reality Labs
[formerly Oculus Research]
Redmond, WA
2018-present
 
User Researcher II,
Windows Mixed Reality
(HoloLens & VR)
Windows & Devices Group
Microsoft
Redmond, WA
2017
 
UX Researcher,
Windows 10
(OS & Apps)
Windows & Devices Group
Microsoft
Redmond, WA
2015-2017
 
Graduate Research Assistant
Virtual Environment Navigation Laboratory
Brown University
Providence, RI
2009-2014
 
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Changizi Laboratory
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Troy, NY
2007-2009
 
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Center for Terahertz Research
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Troy, NY
2007

Research Interests

cognitive science; experimental psychology; mixed reality; perception and action; psychophysics

Education

PhD, Cognitive Science
Brown University
2014
 
MS, Cognitive Science
Brown University
2012
 
BS, Psychology
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
2009
 
BS, Physics
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
2009

Publications & Presentations

List & PDFs

Fellowships and Grants

Link Foundation Fellowship in Advanced Training and Simulation
2013-2014
 
Brown University International Affairs Travel Grant
2012
 
European Union 'EU Cog II' Travel Grant
2011
 
NASA RI Space Grant Fellowship
2011
 
Brown University First Year Fellowship
2009
 

Professional Memberships

Vision Sciences Society, 2009-present

Professional Development

Neural Dynamics Approaches to Cognitive Robotics
University of Minho Guimarães PT
2011

Teaching Experience

Graduate Teaching Assistant
CLPS 0510: Perception, Illusion, and the Visual Arts
Brown University
Spring 2013
 
Graduate Teaching Assistant
CLPS 0500: Perception and Mind
Brown University
Spring 2011
 
Graduate Teaching Assistant
CLPS 0900: Quantitative Methods in Psychology
Brown University
Fall 2010
 
Undergraduate Teaching Assistant
MATH 1010: Calculus I
Rensselear Polytechnic Institute
Fall 2008
 
Undergraduate Teaching Assistant
PHYS 1100: Physics I
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Spring 2006

Skills

Hardware
6DOF ultrasonic-inertial tracking
Electronics & circuits
Eye tracking
Head-mounted displays
Galvanic vestibular stimulation
Infrared motion capture
Optics & optoelectronics
Wireless video transmission

Software
C++
HTML/CSS
MATLAB
Python
R
SPSS
Vizard
Unity