Fun fact: Rachael once flew a plane.* She is not related to the Wright brothers.
*for a few minutes
Rachael Wright is a Cognitive Neuroscience PhD student who entered through the Cognitive Neuroscience Admitting Program (CNAP). She received her B.S. in Psychology (Psychobiology emphasis) from Santa Clara University in 2015. After graduation, she worked as a Clinical Research Coordinator in Dr. Amit Etkin's lab at Stanford University until coming to Duke in 2018. Now jointly advised by Kevin LaBar and Alison Adcock, she studies questions at the intersection of affective neuroscience and learning.