Techniques in Neuroscience

Graduate Lecturer, 2013 - 2017, Stanford University Medical School

This course reviews both classical and cutting edge methods and tools used to study the brain at all levels, with discussions and demonstrations on electrophysiology, imaging techniques, animal behavior, genetic engineering, biochemistry and molecular biology, and computational approaches. The ultimate goal of the course is to provide students with an understanding of the techniques used in neuroscience research sufficient to allow them to understand any neuroscience paper, journal club talk, or seminar presentation.

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Introduction to Perception

Teaching assistant, 2014 - 2017, Stanford University Psychology Department

Behavioral and neural aspects of perception focusing on visual and auditory perception. Topics include: scientific methods for studying perception, anatomy and physiology of the visual and auditiory systems, color vision, depth perception, motion perception, stereopsis, visual recognition, pitch and loudness perception, speech perception, and reorganization of the visual system in the blind.