Dr. Falk Lieder, Principal Investigator

Dr. Maria Wirzberger, Postdoc, works on executive functions training and intelligent cognitive tutors

Florian Mohnert, M.Sc. thesis, works on optimal goal setting

Yash Raj Jain, Intern, works on measuring and reverse-engineering metacognitive learning

Gabriela Iwama, Intern, develops psychometric measures of cognitive growth

Mateo Tosic, Web Developer

Mara Cascianelli, Administrative Assistant


  • Lin Xu, Intern, worked on incentivizing self-directed learning with optimal brain points
  • Victoria Amo, Intern, developed an app that helped people develop a growth mindset
  • Agrippa Kellum, Study Project, worked on to-do list gamification