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Claire E. O'Connell

About Me

Claire E. O'Connell graduated from MIT in 2013 with an S.B. in Brain and Cognitive Sciences and is the Producer and Instructor for 9.01.1x. In addition to her role on the 9.01.1x team, she is a member of the teaching staff for MIT’s advanced undergraduate research program in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. During her undergraduate career, she received the MIT Walle J.H. Nauta Award for Outstanding Undergraduate Research in Neuroscience, and worked in the Seung Lab to develop educational materials for EyeWire. She presented her undergraduate work in her TEDxAtlanta talk: A Game that Maps the Brain and at Biovision: the World Life Sciences Forum. During summer 2013, she developed and taught courses on neuroscience and connectomics in high schools across the US as part of Spokes America, a science and engineering outreach initiative she cofounded (supported by Texas Instruments, edX, and the U.S. Department of Education).

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