Principal Investigator

Dr. Brianne Kent (PhD) is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology, Canada Research Chair in Translational Neuroscience and Dementia, and a Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research Scholar. Dr. Kent’s research program examines the fundamental processes underlying cognition, circadian rhythms, and neurodegenerative disease in both rodent models and humans. In addition to research, Dr. Kent is an Open Science advocate and member of the CIHR Governing Council.

Education and Training:

  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours), Simon Fraser University (2009)
  • Master of Science, Yale University (2010)
  • Master of Philosophy, Yale University (2011)
  • Doctorate of Philosophy, University of Cambridge (2015)
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of British Columbia (2015 - 2019)
  • Postdoctoral Certificate in Sleep Medicine, Harvard Medical School (2020)

 

ORCID Profilehttps://orcid.org/0000-0003-0074-028X

Teaching: Psyc 325: Memory (next offering Spring 2022); Psyc 493: Directed Study