The continuing adventures of electrophysiologist and computational neuro-musicologist Matt Schalles, Ph.D.



matt [dot] schalles [at] gmail   

Current Affiliations      
Researcher in the Auditory Neuroscience Lab, Boston University
Visiting Researcher with the National Marine Mammal Foundation in San Diego

Past Affiliations
Postdoctoral Researcher, Cognitive Neuropsychology and Electrophysiology Lab, Veteran's Affairs, California North
Visiting Asst. Prof. Dept of Psychology, Mills College
Lecturer, Dept of Psychology, Holy Names University
Adj. Prof. Dept of Music, Chapman University
Instructor, Cognitive Science Dept, UCSD
Graduate Researcher Cognitive Neuroscience Lab, UCSD

7/1/18 Now studying dolphin sonar and brainwave activity with the NMMF bioacoustics team!

2/9/18 Giving a talk for the Mills Psychology Dept: Musical Rhythm: A cross-species approach to perception.

8/22/17 Staffing a discussion table for outreach at the Vetspertise Resource Fair at Laney College in Oakland

6/7/17 Staffing a discussion table for outreach at the Veteran Resource and Job Fair in Concord

3/28/17 Presenting Preliminary Analysis of our PTSD and gambling/decision making experiment at the Cognitive Neuroscience Society Meetings in SF

2/9/17 Come chat with me as I run a brainwave demo table at the California Academy of Science's Night Life for Noise Pop: Science of sound and music

***Our pilot grant collaboration is funded to examine effects of neuro-cognitive training for recovery from head trauma!!!

***My contributions regarding resting state connectivity models in mind wandering helped renew our lab's long term research funding into cognitive and emotional effects of head trauma and post-traumatic stress!


5/26/15 Volunteering with Oakland Unified School District

3/10/15 Presenting my doctoral work for my new colleagues and whoever wants to come to Martinez!