Eric Chudler, Ph.D., is a neuroscientist in the Departments of Bioengineering and Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine at the University of Washington and the executive director of the Center for Sensorimotor Neural Engineering. He received his B.S. in Psychobiology from the University of California, Los Angeles, in 1980 and his Ph.D. in Psychology from the University of Washington in 1985. He is currently investigating the neuroactive properties of medicine plants and herbs and working with other neuroscientists and educators to create materials for students to learn about the brain.
Lise Johnson, Ph.D., is a neural engineer, science writer, and educator at the University of Washington. She received her B.S. in Physics from the University of Oklahoma in 2003 and her Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Arizona in 2010. She is broadly interested in ECoG based brain-computer interfaces and specifically in how the brain changes in response to training. She is currently the University Education Manager and a research scientist at the Center for Sensorimotor Neural Engineering.