Jill M. Mateo

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Lab Members
308 BPSB, The Institute for Mind and Biology, 773-834-9807
The lab, summer 2014. Matt, Chris, Teo, Katie, Meg, Victoria and Jill.

C
heck out a map of our research sites!!
 

Victoria Flores

vflores at uchicago.edu

Ph.D. Student,
Committee on Evolutionary Biology

B.A. in Psychology from Brown University
 

Dr. Stacy Rosenbaum

srosenbaum at uchicago.edu

Ph.D. in Biological Anthropology from UCLA

Also at Lincoln Park Zoo

 
Former Members

Now an NSF Postdoctoral Fellow at Colorado State University

Dr. Chris Schell

Former Ph.D. Student,
Committee on Evolutionary Biology


B.A. in Psychology from Columbia University
 

Now a Frontiers of Science Postdoctoral Fellow at Columbia University.

Dr. Katie Brooks


Former Ph.D. Student,
Committee on Evolutionary Biology

B.A. in Anthropology from University of Chicago
 

Dr. Teófilo Reyes

Former Ph.D. Student,
Department of Comparative Human Development

B.S. in Economics from the University of Michigan

 
Meghan Neaton

Former Ph.D. Student,
Department of Comparative Human Development

B.A. in Anthropology from the University of St. Thomas, St. Paul
 

Now a Marie Curie Research Fellow at The University of St. Andrews.

Dr. Jason Bruck


Former Ph.D. Student,
Department of Comparative Human Development

B.S. in Psychobiology from Southampton College of Long Island University
   

Now a faculty member at Minerva Schools.

Dr. Andy Dosmann


Former Ph.D. student, Committee on Evolutionary Biology

B.S. in Biology from Marshall University
 
   

Now an Animal Welfare Research Associate at the Detroit Zoo.

Dr. Matt Heintz


Former Ph.D. Student,
Committee on Evolutionary Biology


B.S. in Zoology from Michigan State University
   

Now a laboratory manager at Memphis Zoo.

Erin Loeding

Laboratory Technician

M.S. & B.S. in Biology from Western Illinois University
 
Dr. Susan Longest

Former Ph.D. Student,
Committee on Evolutionary Biology

B.S. in Biology from Cornell University
 

Now a lecturer at Northeastern Illinois University.


Dr. Kara Nuss


Former Ph.D. Student,
Committee on Evolutionary Biology

B.S. in Biology from University of Iowa
 
Erin Ables

Former U of C Honors Student
  
 

Ben Jaffe
Now a PhD student at Northern Arizona University

Former MS student, MAPSS

B.A. in Animal Behavior from Franklin & Marshall College

 

   
 

Jennifer Howell
    

Former PREP student; then a Ph.D. student at University of Illinois-Chicago

 
  Berit Schneeweiss

Former Ph.D. Student,
Department of Comparative Human Development

B.S. in Mathematical Economics from Colgate University
 

Julia Vakhrusheva

 

Former U of C Honors student

Psychology and Pre-Med Concentrator

 
Honorary Members

Charlie Norton

Undergrad at UC Davis

In past years, Charlie joined our field team during his family's vacation in Rock Creek Canyon each summer

 

Jared Bruck

B.S. in Psychology from the University of Guelph

Jared, with blue hat, gives impromptu lecture to an ecology class while trapping in a park

 
Happenings
 
Chris successfully defended his thesis on parental effects in coyotes in September 2015! Congrats Dr. Schell!
 
Teo and Katie successfully defend their theses on the same day! Congratulations to Dr. Reyes and Dr. Brooks!
 

Cake for Katie and Teo.

 

 

 

Teo's dissertation committee: Jill, Richard Taub and Martha McClintock.

 
Dr. Heintz and I at the 516th Convocation.
 

Matt Heintz with part of his Ph.D. committee, celebrating his successful dissertation defense, July 2013.

 

Kudos Dr. Heintz!

 

Jason Bruck with his committee, after his Ph.D. defense, May 2013.

Congrats Dr. Bruck!

 

Andy Dosmann (third from right) after his successful dissertation defense, May 2013!

Kudos Dr. Dosmann!!

 
Kara after her successful dissertation defense, March 2009! Congratuations Dr. Nuss!
 
Susan after her successful dissertation defense, a couple of weeks later in April 2009! Congratuations Dr. Longest!
 

Susan and Kara at the Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia, during the International Ethological Conference in Halifax, August, 2007.
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