Executive Committee 2021-2022

Third Year Councilors

Second Year Councilors 

Irinia Calin-Jageman, Ph.D.

Dominican University 

 

Pembe Hande Ozdinler, Ph.D.

Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine

Website 

 

Alana Kirby, MD, Ph.D.

Rush University 

 

David J. Rademacher Ph.D.

Loyola University of Chicago

(708)-216-3395

 

First Year Councilors 

Kamran Avanaki, Ph.D. 

University of Illinois at Chicago 

Brian David, Ph.D.

Rush University 

Eric Gobel, Ph.D.

Loyola University Chicago 

Amy Lasek, Ph.D.

University of Illinois at Chicago

Robert Marr, Ph.D. 

Rosalind Franklin University 

Maria Traka, Ph.D. 

Midwestern University 

 

Undergraduate Program Liaison

Postdoctoral Councilors

 

Shabana Shaik, Ph.D. 

University of Chicago 

 

Laura Shanahan, Ph.D.

Northwestern University 

Twitter  @LShanahanimal

 

Fund Raising Coordinator 

Matt Kmiecik, Ph.D.

NorthShore University Health System 

 

Advocacy

Rachel Haake, MA (She/her/hers)

Ph.D. Candidate

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Website

(740) 360-3301

Twitter @rachelhaake

 

Website Administrator

Social Media Coordinator

Eleonora Gatta, Ph.D.

University of Illinois at Chicago

 

Chicago Brain Bee Coordinator

Guest Councilors 

 

Artist in Residence