Contact Us

General Inquiries

To contact us, email Emily or Rebecca, or call the lab at 617.324.2891.

Join the Lab

Lab Tech/Lab Manager: We are not currently looking for a lab tech/manager. 

Graduate Students: We will not be accepting new graduate students for the 2022-2023 academic year. Please note that first-year BCS graduate students participate in lab rotations.  

Research Assistants: We are recruiting 1 UROP for Spring 2022 (more about UROP, including eligibility, can be found here: The position is listed on the ELX website as "How do infants learn to navigate?". Please reach out to Emily if you have questions about this position. 


Are you interested in getting your brain scanned? Check out the department mailing list.

Participate in our research by being a subject! Participating as a subject is a great way to learn about Saxelab research and even earn a little money on the side. The average payment is about $30/hour. Please e-mail Emily if you are interested in becoming a Saxelab participant. You can also learn more about participating as a subject in other MIT Brain and Cognitive Sciences studies here.

Where are we?

We are located in the Brain & Cognitive Sciences department on the MIT campus, room 4021 in building 46.