People

Sean Kang

Sean H.K. Kang, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Cognition & Education Lab Director

Office: 210 Raven House
Email:
Phone: 603-646-9051 Fax: 603-646-3968

Mailing address:
6103 Raven House
Department of Education
Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH 03755

(Internal mail: Hinman Box 6103)

Sean Kang is an assistant professor at Dartmouth College, and is interested in how people learn and remember information. He was born and raised in Singapore, and received his undergraduate education at the National University of Singapore. He then went on to pursue graduate studies in the Behaviour, Brain, and Cognition programme at Washington University in St. Louis, where he earned his A.M. and Ph.D. in psychology with Kathleen McDermott as his primary graduate advisor. After grad school, Sean worked with Hal Pashler as a post-doctoral researcher in the psychology department at UC San Diego.

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Luke Eglington

 

Luke G. Eglington

Graduate Student

Office: 03 Raven House
Email:

Mailing address:
6207 Moore Hall
Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences
Dartmouth College
Hanover, NH 03755

(Internal mail: Hinman Box 6207)

 

Luke Eglington is a graduate student in Dr. Kang's Cognition & Education Lab. He spent most of his life in Massachusetts, and received his B.S. in cognitive science at University of Massachusetts Boston. Luke is interested in optimizing learning in online and in-person environments and the functioning of human inductive processes. Other interests include concept learning, multimodal interactions, and the interaction of learning and attentional processes.

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Carolyn Susman

 

Carolyn Susman

Undergraduate Research Assistant

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Carolyn is an '18 from New York City majoring in neuroscience and minoring in education. She works in the lab as an undergraduate research assistant. On campus, Carolyn is an Outdoor Leadership Experience (OLE) leader and is the academic chair of her sorority, Kappa Delta Epsilon.

 


Brendan Schuetze

 

Brendan Schuetze

Undergraduate Research Assistant

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Brendan is an '18 from Lancaster, Pennsylvania majoring in cognitive science and geography. He is currently investigating how retrieval practice influences memory fidelity for his senior honors thesis. On campus, Brendan is involved with Alpha Theta Gender-Inclusive Greek House, and is a Presidential Scholars Ambassador.

 


Mara Stewart

Mara Stewart

Undergraduate Research Assistant

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Mara is a member of the class of 2019. She majors in Psychology and is interested in the underlying tenets of personality and how nature/nurture shape personality. Mara is also involved in Humans of Dartmouth, a photojournalism column that showcases human interest stories, and the Green Key Society, an organization that fosters Dartmouth community spirit. After graduating, Mara would like to spend time exploring the world and then get her PhD in clinical psychology. In her free time, Mara enjoys going on runs, enjoying the company of others, and dancing.

 

Autumn Diggs

Autumn Diggs

Undergraduate Research Assistant

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Autumn Diggs is a ’19 from Charlottesville, Virginia and is working in the Cognition and Education lab as a Junior Research Scholar. She is majoring in Psychology and minoring in Education. Following graduation, Autumn hopes to attend graduate school for clinical psychology. On campus, Autumn is involved in Student Teaching in the Arts (START), Kids After School Time (KAST), America Reads, Special Olympics, Native Americans at Dartmouth (NAD) and MOSAIC- a multiracial/multiethnic/multicultural club.

 

Danielle Fang

 

Danielle Fang

Undergraduate Research Assistant

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Danielle is an '20 from Portland, Oregon and is currently working in the Cognition and Education lab as a Sophomore Science Scholar. She is interested in Computer Science, Economics, and East Asian Studies. On campus, she is a part of Women in Computer Science, Smart Women Securities, and Street Soul. After graduation, she hope to spend a year abroad teaching English for an outreach program.

 


Lab Alumni

Graduate Student

Xinyun (Janica) Tang, M.A. (Fall 2014 - Fall 2016)

Undergraduate Research Assistants

Karen Jacques '17 (Winter 2016 - Spring 2017)

Emma Marsano '18 (Winter 2016 - Spring 2017)

Uma Ramesh '20 (Winter 2017 - Spring 2017)

Spencer Chu '16 (Fall 2012 - Spring 2016)

Alexandra Gerber '18 (Winter 2015 - Winter 2016)

Song Heui Cho '16 (Fall 2014 - Spring 2015)

Jake Donehey '17 (Fall 2014 & Spring 2015)

Morgan Finegan '17 (Fall 2014 & Spring 2015)‚Äč

Julia Huang '16 (Winter - Spring 2015)

Deidra Nesbeth '16 (Fall 2014 & Spring 2015)

Shaitalya Vellanki '16 (Summer - Fall 2014)

Megan Cheng '17 (Winter - Spring 2014)

Zihan Li '15 (Fall 2013 - Spring 2014)

Casidhe-Nicole Bethancourt '16 (Winter - Spring 2014)

Madeline Abbott '15 (Summer - Fall 2013)

Vivian Chen '16 (Winter - Spring 2013)

 

Women in Science Project - Poster Presentation (Spring 2017)

Lab @ Moosilauke Lodge (2015)