CCN Colloquium Schedule

Spring 2023

Time/day: Fridays, 12:00 - 1:00 pm (unless specified)

Location: DIBS Cube, LSRC B035


Jan 13

Mengsen Zhang, PhD

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Unmasking multistable dynamics in social interaction, brain activity, and stimulation

Jan 27

Megan Peters, PhD

University of California, Irvine

The cognitive and computational neuroscience of metacognition and awareness

Feb 3

12:00 - 1:30 pm

  • Shana Hall (Limbix)
  • Laura Thomas (NIMH)
  • Kathrina Robotham (Catalyst) 
  • Brenda Yang (Instagram)
Professional Development Seminar: Industry Careers (trainee focused)
Feb 17

Maureen Ritchey, PhD

Boston College

The diversity of episodic memory: Cognitive and brain processes influencing what we remember about the past

Feb 24

Nicole Calakos, MD, PhD

Duke University

New insights to the role of dopaminergic-cholinergic signaling and their impact for learning and memory

Mar 3

Monica Rosenberg, PhD

University of Chicago

Characterizing attention dynamics with functional brain dynamics
Mar 24

Danai Fannin, PhD

North Carolina Central University

Culture and Language Differences: Implications for Autism Identification
Mar 31

3rd Year CCN Student Presentations

Apr 14

Kevin LaBar, PhD

Duke University

Cognitive reappraisal of emotion in the lab, clinic, and real world
Apr 283rd Year CCN Student PresentationsTBA
May 5

André Fenton, PhD

New York University


Past Colloquia


Sept 2

12-1:30 pm

Faculty Panel


Professional Development: Publishing and Funding Insider Knowledge Q&A Panel

(Trainee Focused)
Sept 9

Society for Neuroscience

North Carolina Triangle

Annual Neuroscience Meeting 2022 (Embassy Suites Raleigh Durham RTP)
Sept 16

Tim Dunn


3D body movement profiling as a platform for understanding the nervous system
Sept 23

Bradley Goldstein


Adult neurogenesis in human olfactory epithelium: implications for managing olfactory sensory losses
Sept 30

Nina Kraus

(Northwestern University)

Of Sound Mind

(via Zoom:

Oct 7No Talk 

Oct 14

12-1:30 pm

Darla Deardorff &

Jayne Ifekwunigwe

(Center for Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation)
Story Circle
Oct 21

David Lydon-Staley

(University of Pennsylvania)
Enriching our understanding of health and well-being by intensively sampling daily life
Oct 28

Zachariah Reagh

(Washington University)
Representing and remembering our structured world
Nov 4Second Year CCN StudentsStudent Presentations
Nov 11No Talk 
Nov 18

Arielle Tambini

(University of California, Irvine)
Rescheduled to Spring 2023
Dec 2

Taraz Lee

(University of Michigan)
The multifaceted impact of reward and cognitive control on skilled action
Dec 9Second Year CCN StudentsStudent Presentations

Watch past seminar talks

Spring 2022

Fall 2021