Linnea is a first year graduate student, working towards Ph.D.s in Clinical Science and Neuroscience at IU. She graduated from University of California, Los Angeles in 2018 with her B.S. in Neuroscience. Following graduation, Linnea worked as a post-baccalaureate fellow at the National Institute of Mental Health in Dr. Allison Nugent
's lab where she studied the neurological characteristics of reward response and depression using magnetoencephalography. During her time at IU, Linnea is interested in conducting clinical translational research on the neural correlates of substance abuse and schizophrenia. Specifically, she aims to study deficits implicated in both conditions and understand how substance abuse may contribute to development of psychosis.