Teresa Tavassoli, Ph.D.

Teresa Tavassoli, Ph.D.

Dr. Tavassoli is a Seaver Post-doctoral Fellow at the Seaver Autism Center. She completed her psychology training in Germany at the University of Constance before completeing her Ph.D. at the University of Cambridge in the UK.

Dr. Tavassoli’s research interests include sensory perception in Autism and its variation across the entire population. Using sensory assessments, she is attempting to identify robust sensory phenotypes as well as using fMRI to elucidate underlying neural mechanisms.