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About Jonathan SussmanFort

A member of the New York Academy of Sciences, Dr. Jonathan Sussman-Fort recently completed a PhD in auditory neuroscience at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York City. He focused in the area of psychoacoustic behavior and utilized electroencephalography recordings, specifically event-related potentials. Dr. Jonathan Sussman-Fort presented a poster of his research at the November 2014 Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting in Washington, DC.

Also in 2014, Dr. Sussman-Fort published two papers on the topics of mismatch negativity and sound stream segregation for Brain Topography and Frontiers in Neuroscience, respectively. He is preparing an article titled “The Role of Attention in Auditory Scene Analysis.”

Dr. Jonathan Sussman-Fort earned a BS in biomedical engineering at the Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science at Columbia University. While at Columbia, he served as a teaching assistant and led recitation once a week for introduction to biomedical engineering classes. In 2004, he received the Teaching Assistant Recognition Award.

Work experience

Jan 2010Jan 2015


Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory
Jun 2004Jun 2006

Research Assistant

Laboratory for Minimally Invasive Surgery


Jul 2006Jul 2015


Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Sep 2002May 2004


Columbia University