Jenelle Feather

  • Program Year: 2
  • Academic Institution: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Field of Study: Neuroscience
  • Academic Advisor: Josh McDermott
  • Practicum(s): Practicum Not Yet Completed
  • Degree(s):
    B.S. Brain and Cognitive Sciences, and B.S. Physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2013

Publications

"High-resolution intracranial recordings provide direct electrophysiological evidence for music and speech-selective neural populations in human auditory cortex." Soc. Neurosci. Abstr. (2016). Norman-Haignere, S., Feather, J., Brunner, P., Ritaccio, A., McDermott, J., Kanwisher, N., Schalk, G.

"Connectivity precedes function in the development of the visual word form area." Nature Neuroscience (2016). Saygin, Z., Osher, D., Norton, E., Youssoufian, D., Beach, S., Feather J., Gaab, N., Gabrieli, J., & Kanwisher, K.

"Tikhonov regularized regression for voxel-wise modeling of fMRI responses to natural stories." Organization for Human Brain Mapping (2016). Feather, J. Huth, A., Nunez-Elizalde, A., Gallant, J.

"Tikhonov regularized regression for voxel-wise modeling of fMRI responses to natural stories." Pattern Recognition for Neuroimaging (2016). Feather, J. Huth, A., Nunez-Elizalde, A., Gallant, J.

"Common representational structures across the ventral pathway of children and adults" Journal of Vision (2016). Cohen, M., Dilks, D., Feather, J., Kanwisher, N.

"Estimating the reproducibility of psychological science." Science. (2015). Open Science Collaboration.

“Function and connectivity of the VWFA and FFA.” Organization for Human Brain Mapping (2015). Saygin Z.M., Scott T., Feather J., Fedorenko E., Kanwisher, N.

"Similar organization of the ventral visual pathway in humans and macaque monkeys: Color regions sandwiched between face and scene regions." Soc. Neurosci. Abstr. (2014). Lafer-Sousa R., Conway, B., Kell, A., Feather J., Takahashi, A., Kanwisher N.

Awards

Graduate:
NSF Graduate Research Fellowship (declined), 2015
Ralph Kellogg Chancellor’s Endowed Fellowship (UCSF), 2015.

Undergraduate:
Hans-Lukas Teuber Award for Outstanding Academics in BCS at MIT (2013).
Honorable Mention for Outstanding Academic Record in BCS at MIT (2011, 2012).