I received a PhD in 2009 from the The Ohio State University, with a dissertation
under Julian F. Thayer in the Emotions and Quantitative Psychophysiology Laboratory.
From 2009 through 2012, I was a postdoctoral research fellow under Gottfried Schlaug in the Music, Stroke Recovery,
and Neuroimaging Laboratory at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School in Boston.
From 2013 to 2015, I was a postdoctoral research fellow under Ye Wang in the Sound and Music Computing Laboratory
within the Department of Computer Science at the National University of Singapore.
In March 2016, I joined the Clinical Innovation unit at Omada Health.
Specific research interests include:
- Behavior change theories, techniques, and technologies
- Large-scale analyses of acoustical and textual features of popular music
- Smartphone-based solutions for the management of chronic disease
- Biostatistics and brain imaging analysis
- Cardiorespiratory measures of affective response and physiological health