Madeleine Frazier


Research Assistant

Temple University

Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory

Research Interests:

  • Biomarkers of mood disorders
  • The relationship between immune system factors, sleep, cognitive function, and depression
  • The hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis and its role in the development and treatment of mood disorders
  • The role of subcortical structures in mood regulation and dysregulation

Future Plans:

I plan to gain experience with the collection and analysis of imaging data, in addition to the everyday operations of a lab, before pursuing a Ph.D. (program TBD).

About Me:

Maddy received her B.A. from the Honors Psychology Program at Temple in 2019. Her goal is to earn a Ph.D., become a principal investigator in her own lab, and teach undergraduate and graduate courses on psychology and neuroscience. In her free time, Maddy enjoys painting, exploring the city with friends, and snuggling with her cats, Leo and Lilly.