Steven W. Flavell, Ph.D.

Principal Investigator
Associate Professor

The Picower Insitute for Learning Memory
MIT Dept. of Brain and Cognitive Science
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Office: 46-4243
Phone: (617) 715-2605
Profiles: PubMedGoogle Scholar

Postdoctoral Associates

  • Adam Atanas
    Adam Atanas Postdoctoral Associate

    B.S. Harvard College
    Ph.D., Computational and Systems Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

  • Cassi Estrem
    Cassi Estrem Postdoctoral Associate

    Ph.D., Molecular Biology, University of Colorado School of Medicine

    B.A., Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology University of Colorado Boulder

  • Saba Baskoylu
    Saba Baskoylu Postdoctoral Associate

    Ph.D., Neuroscience, Brown University​
    B.S., Biological Sciences and Bioengineering, Sabanci University

  • Sreeparna Pradhan
    Sreeparna Pradhan Postdoctoral Associate

    Ph.D., Neuroscience, McGill University
    MSc., Neuroscience, McGill University
    Integrated BSc.-MSc., Biotechnology, St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata

  • Ugur Dag
    Ugur Dag Postdoctoral Associate

    Ph.D., HHMI Janelia Research Campus / University of Vienna
    M.S., Yeditepe University, Turkey
    B.S., Yeditepe University, Turkey

  • Yung-Chi Huang
    Yung-Chi Huang Postdoctoral Associate

    Ph.D., Biomedical Sciences, University of Mass. Medical School
    M.S., Microbiology, National Taiwan University
    B.S., Biochemical Science and Technology, National Taiwan University

Graduate Students

  • Albert Wang
    Albert Wang PhD Student in Biological Engineering

    B.S., UCLA

  • Di Kang
    Di Kang PhD Student in Brain and Cognitive Sciences
    M.B.Ch.B. The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Talya Kramer
    Talya Kramer PhD Student in Biology

    B.A. University of Pennsylvania

Technical Assistants

  • Alex Hiser
    Alex Hiser Technical Assistant

    B.A., Grinnell College

  • Alicia Lu
    Alicia Lu Technical Assistant

    B.S., Harvey Mudd College

  • Amit Kundra
    Amit Kundra Technical Assistant

    B.S., Brown University

  • Flossie Keyue Wan
    Flossie Keyue Wan Technical Assistant

    B.S., University of Wisconsin – Madison

  • Jesse Lage
    Jesse Lage Technical Assistant

    B.A., Wellesley College

  • Thomas Felt
    Thomas Felt Technical Assistant

    B.S., Tufts University


  • Katherine Olson
    Katherine Olson Administrative Assistant