Aiden Arnold

Aiden Arnold

Cognitive Neuroscientist. Writer. Travel Addict.

Education

Education

PhD in Cognitive Neuroscience

University of Calgary
Sep 2012 - Present

Thesis: A (re)constructive theory of spatio-temporal binding and episodic representation

MSc in Cognitive Neuroscience

university of Calgary
Sep 2010 - Aug 2012

Thesis: Neural network configuration and efficiency underlie spatial representation and retrieval

BSc Honors

University of Victoria
Sep 2003 - May 2007

Thesis: The self in time - understanding the phenomenological composition of episodic memory

Work History

Work History

Co-founder & Chief Scientist

EmoGenius
May 2015 - Present

Building neuro-therapeutic video games to train emotional processing skills in children with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Visiting Scholar

University of California Davis
May 2014 - Present

Building and validating distributed information processing models of mental representation and abstraction at the Center for Neuroscience.

Behavioral Therapist

Self employed
Sep 2008 - May 2010

Worked one-on-one using behavioral modification techniques to assist in remediation of various cognitive disorders. Emphasis on embodied cognition approaches to neuro-cognitive rehabilitation.

Lab Manager

University of victoria
Sep 2007 - Aug 2008

Design, supervise, and analyze experiments on personal well-being in the Positive and Eudaemonic Psychology lab.

Skills

Skills
Psychology

Extensive understanding of the various sub-domains of psychology.

Data science

Proficient at developing and testing predictive models using large volumes of data.

WRiting

Excel at professional and science writing for general public and targeted audiences.

Photography

5+ years experience in travel, street, and fashion photography.

Portfolio

Writing Samples

Decoding Space and Time in the Brain

Scientific America MIND - link

Turning Resolutions into Lifelong Habits

Reset.me - link