Directed by Hill Goldsmith, Professor of Psychology and Investigator at the Waisman Center

Ross Luo

Position title: Graduate Student


Ross Luo is a doctoral student in the Neuroscience Training Program. He is a former study coordinator for the Wisconsin Twin Project, and has personally worked with hundreds of twin families during their MRI study. His current research investigates the genetic and environmental contributions to brain structure, and how individual differences in brain measures relate to psychopathology. Ross is also a scientific liaison between collaborators in Psychiatry, Medical Physics, Radiology, and Biostatistics. Outside of work, Ross is a Hoofer Sailing Club member and an enthusiastic heavy keelboat skipper on Lake Mendota.


B.S., Psychology & Pre-Health, University of Wisconsin–Madison