Staff Profiles

Paul Rhoads

Research Associate I

Paul works on the Optical Physiology team where they use two-photon microscopy to assess the activity of neurons throughout the visual cortex of mice for the Visual Behavior and OpenScope projects. Previously, Paul managed a study at a neuropsychiatric treatment center to analyze the effects of transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) treatment on patients who struggle with severe depression and anxiety using electroencephalography (EEG) data and other behavioral measures. They also worked at Western Washington University (WWU) under Dr. McNeel Jantzen to examine language perception across different types of musicians and non-musicians using EEG and other behavioral data. Paul studied at WWU, earning a B.S. in Psychology with an emphasis in Behavioral Neuroscience with a minor in Philosophy.