Eric Schulz

Eric Schulz

Principal Investigator
Computational Principles of Intelligence Lab
Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics
Eric Schulz
Eric Schulz did his undergrad in Psychology at Humboldt University in Berlin, followed by a MSc in Cognitive and Decision Sciences at University College London (UCL), a MSc in Applied Statistics at the University of Oxford, and a MRes in Computer Science again at UCL. He finished his PhD at UCL in 2017, where he worked on generalization and exploration in reinforcement learning and was supervised by Maarten Speekenbrink. From 2017 to 2019, he was a Data Science Postdoctoral Fellow at Harvard University, where he worked with Samuel Gershman and Joshua Tenenbaum on computational models of learning and decision making. He is a recipient of the Robert J. Glushko Prize for Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation in Cognitive Science and a Jacobs Foundation Research Fellowship.

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