Alexander Oster earned his Bachelor of Science degree from the College of William and Mary in Virginia in 2012. He previously worked in the undergraduate laboratory of Dr. Robert Barnet, studying neural-behavioral paradigms in a rodent model. In 2009 Alexander studied Neurobiology and Medicine and the Mind abroad at Christ’s College, University of Cambridge, UK. He has been working in the laboratory under Dr. Hendrik Streeck since Fall 2012. He plans to pursue a medical degree in the future.