People

Staff

Dr. Evan MacLean
Director, Arizona Canine Cognition Center (ACCC)
E-mail: evanmaclean@email.arizona.edu
Office: 313A2

Dr. Evan MacLean is a biological anthropologist and comparative psychologist with interests in cognitive evolution and the study of animal minds. He received his Ph.D. from Duke University in 2012...
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Dr. Emily Bray
Postdoctoral Scholar
E-mail: ebray@email.arizona.edu

Emily is interested in how early developmental, behavioral, and cognitive factors impact later life outcomes. As an undergraduate at Duke, she participated in research at the Duke Canine Cognition...
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Stephanie Hargrave
Laboratory Coordinator
E-mail: shargrave@email.arizona.edu

For as long as she can remember, Stephanie has been fascinated by our canine companions. She earned an interdisciplinary undergraduate degree...
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Elizabeth Carranza
Laboratory Coordinator
E-mail: ecarranza@email.arizona.edu

Following her love and curiosity for animals, Elizabeth completed her undergraduate education at the University of Arizona in Veterinary Medicine. She continued her education by pursuing a...
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Students

Gitanjali "Gita" Gnanadesikan
PhD Student
E-mail: gitag@email.arizona.edu
Office: 313A3

Gita is interested in cognitive evolution and social behavior, especially in domesticated species. She studied Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Princeton University, where her senior thesis...
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Daniel Horschler
PhD Candidate
E-mail: horschler@email.arizona.edu
Office: 313A3

Daniel's research interests broadly center on cognitive evolution, with a particular focus on sociocognitive abilities relating to theory of mind and shared intentionality. He is also interested...
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