Bonhwang Koo

Research Assistant, Center for the Developing Brain

Child Mind Institute

Bonhwang Koo is a research assistant at the Center for the Developing Brain (CDB), where he helps coordinate and implement research studies, including the electroencephalography (EEG) study, and studies exploring selective mutism. He works closely with open data-sharing initiatives and helping develop ways to further implement speech and language in the EEG and SM studies.

Mr. Koo earned a bachelor’s degree in neuroscience from Vanderbilt University, where he worked as a research assistant in a multisensory lab, assisting on a project that explored audiovisual communication deficits in autism spectrum disorder children. He also spent time volunteering with an organization that taught hands-on science lessons to middle school students.


  • BS, Neuroscience, Vanderbilt University