Ege Yalcinbas

Course Title: The Brain in Health and Disease

Ege Yalcinbas is a Ph.D. candidate in Neurosciences Department at the University of California, San Diego. Her past research includes perception and language studies in humans using fMRI. She is currently a member of the Gremel Lab which focuses on studying decision making and action control in mice.

  • BS in Neuroscience, Minor in Education, Duke University, Durham, NC
  • Ph.D. in Neuroscience, University of California, San Diego (in process)

Prior to teaching neuroscience courses for high school students at Academic Connections, Ege taught a Brain and Behavior elective course at Student U, a non-profit organization in Durham, NC. She also taught a 7th grade science course for the same organization.

Society for Neuroscience Conference, Washington, D. C. (2014) - Poster Presentation titled "Does aging affect multisensory integration processes in the brain?"