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Paul Sands, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor
  • Montague Lab
Paul Sands, Ph.D.
Room 281, 1 Riverside

Paul Sands is a member of the Human Neuroimaging Laboratory and Computational Psychiatry Unit. Paul was trained in biochemistry and psychology and conducted behavioral pharmacology research until he entered graduate school and began focusing on the neuroscience of human learning and decision-making. Paul's interests include developing mathematical models of human learning, choice behaviors, and subjective feelings as well as developing neurochemical and functional neuroimaging methods and analyses for understanding the neural bases of human behaviors. 

  • Wake Forest University School of Medicine: Ph.D., Neuroscience
  • Sewanee (The University of the South): B.S., Biochemistry