Ifeyinwa Arinze, Lab Manager and Lab Founder 2014-2016. Post Moorman Lab Position: Research Assistant at University of Michigan
Kyra Schapiro. Amherst College Undergraduate RA 2014-2015. Post Moorman Lab Position: Graduate Student at University of Pennsylvania
Jessica Caballero – PhD student in the Neuroscience and Behavior program at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
B.A. in Psychology at the University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez.
PhD focus: the role of the medial prefrontal cortex in fear and addiction.
Jessica enjoys traveling and spending time in the beach.
Olivia Mallari. Smith College Undergraduate RA 2014-2016. Post Moorman Lab Position: Dymecki Lab, Harvard Medical School followed by UMass Medical School
Peter Chiknas, Research Assistant 2015-2018. Post-Moorman Lab Activities: Biomedical research in Pittsburgh, PA
John Hernandez – PhD student in the Neuroscience and Behavior program at University of Massachusetts Amherst.
Bachelor’s in Pre-Professional Biomedical Sciences and Master’s in Biology from Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi.
PhD focus: understanding how innate propensities for addiction contribute to changes in motivation, learning, memory and decision-making.
In his free time he enjoys cooking and eating, playing volleyball, and hiking at local trails.
Rachel Siegal. UMass Amherst Undergraduate RA 2014-2016. Post Moorman Lab Position:
Ify’s amazing strawberry-basil scones!
Lab members vacationing at the beach miss their research (Thanks Kyra!)
Vazoorman lab party, spring 2016
Moorman/Vazey Lab Photo, Spring 2017
Ariel Burman – Fulbright Fellow and Research Assistant 2018-2019. More info to come
Sherry Ye, Mount Holyoke Honors Student 2015-2018. Post-Moorman lab activities: Graduate Student at Emory University
Maddy Berkowitz-Cerasano. Research Assistant and Lab Manager 2018-2019. Post-Moorman Lab activities: Research Assistant at Vanderbilt University