Dan Blustein joins the Department of Psychology and the Neuroscience Program as assistant professor. He has a Ph.D. in biology from Northeastern University, and comes to Rhodes after having served as a postdoctoral research fellow at the University of New Brunswick in Canada. His interdisciplinary research focuses on how people plan and make movements, with the ultimate goal of improving neuroprosthetic technologies and neurorehabilitation techniques. Dr. Blustein has previously taught introductory biology and neuroscience courses. He also works to use film and other media to communicate science to the general public, and to provide STEM educational experiences to historically underserved groups.
Ph.D. Northeastern University
B.A. Kalamazoo College