January 6, 2016

Dr. Melissa Gregg – Director

Melissa Gregg is an Assistant Professor of Psychology and director of the Perception, Cognition, and Neuroscience Lab at the University of Wisconsin – Parkside. She earned her Ph.D. in Cognitive Science from SUNY, Stony Brook in 2010. After completing her Ph.D., she spent three years conducting postdoctoral research in the Auditory Cognitive Neuroscience Lab at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, where she received a grant from the Army Research Office to conduct her research. Dr. Gregg conducts research on plasticity of the sensory systems, the psychological and neural mechanisms underlying natural auditory scene perception, long-term memory for sounds, and auditory scene analysis.
January 6, 2016

Simmi Bharwani – Lab Manager

Simmi is a recent graduate from the University of Wisconsin-Parkside. Her interest in Psychology includes cognitive psychology, perception, and neuropsychology. Simmi’s research interests focus on using artificial intelligence to help create empathy as well as other applications of technology to the field of Psychology. Simmi is currently in the process of applying to graduate school in hopes of earning her Doctorate.
January 9, 2016

Amanda Marks – Lab Manager

Amanda is a recent graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Parkside. She has a B.S. degree in Psychology with a Neuroscience certificate. She studied human services at Milwaukee Area Technical College and transferred to Parkside after discovering her fascination with the science behind human behavior. Her main areas of interests include the pathology of neuroscience, consciousness, as well as neural plasticity. Amanda plans to pursue a Ph.D. in Cognitive Neuroscience, Experimental Psychology, or Neuropsychology.
April 17, 2018

Amber Carleton – Student

Amber is a senior at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside pursuing bachelor’s degrees in Psychology and Art, as well as a certificate in Neuroscience.
January 6, 2016

Autumn Hamilton – Student

Autumn is a senior at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside pursuing bachelor’s degrees in Biology and Psychology as well as a certificate in Neuroscience. She added on her Psychology major after discovering her interest in many areas of psychology, however, her main areas of interest are neuroscience and neuropsychology.
January 6, 2016

Maggie McMullin – Student

Maggie is a recent graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Parkside. She is currently pursuing a Master's in Psychology at the University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh. Her main areas of interest are cognitive neuroscience, neuropsychology, auditory perception, and music perception.
January 30, 2018

Suraya Walker – Student

Suraya is a senior at the University of Wisconsin-Parkside pursuing a degree in Psychology and Biology as well as a certificate in Neuroscience. Although she plans on pursuing a career of a Forensic Pathologist Assistant, she has taken an interest in Experimental Psychology, Neuropsychology, and Sensation and Perception.
February 25, 2017

Jeremy Wilbourn – Student

Jeremy is a senior at Parkside, pursuing a degree in Psychology and a Certificate in Neuroscience.