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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Karen Jacques

 

Karen Jacques

Undergraduate Research Assistant

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Karen Jacques is a '17 from Maine. She is majoring in Psychology and minoring in Art History. Following graduation, Karen hopes to attend graduate school to continue her studies of psychology and research. On campus, she is highly involved with GlobeMed and a member of the Club Field Hockey team. Karen also is a member of Chi Delta sorority.

 


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 works in the lab as an undergraduate research assistant, and is often found writing JavaScript for new experiments. On campus, Brendan is involved with Alpha Theta Gender-Inclusive Greek House, and is a Presidential Scholars Ambassador.

 


Emma Marsano

 

Emma Marsano

Undergraduate Research Assistant

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Emma is an ’18 from Menlo Park, CA. She works in the lab as a Presidential Scholar studying memory, meta-knowledge, and narratives. She is a Cognitive Science major and English minor, and is also interested in politics. On campus, Emma is the Editor-in-Chief of the Dartmouth Political Times, a facilitator for Movement Against Violence (MAV), and a TA in the Philosophy Department.

 

Uma Ramesh

 

Uma Ramesh

Undergraduate Research Assistant

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Uma Ramesh, a member of the class of 2020, is from Danbury, CT. She is working in the lab as an intern through the Women in Science Project. At present, she plans to major in Cognitive Science and minor in Public Policy. On campus, she is an Associate Editor for the Dartmouth Law Journal and will be presenting an original monologue for Voices (production held as part of V-February). 

 

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 Women in Science Project intern. 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

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)

 

Lab @ Moosilauke Lodge (2015)