Nathan's research is focused on characterizing and manipulating states of intrinsic
motivation and their relationship to learning, information-seeking, and choice
behavior. In 2007, Nathan completed his undergraduate studies at Stanford
University, where he majored in psychology. For the next three years, he worked at
Columbia University before leaving the big city behind to start his graduate career
at Duke. Nathan is currently a data scientist at Oculus VR in San Francisco. He enjoys coffee.