Dr. Marotta is originally from Southern Ontario and received a BScH in
Psychology at Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario. He then went on
to earn his MSc and PhD degrees in Neuroscience working with Dr. M.A.
Goodale at the University of Western Ontario, in London.
Dr. Marotta was awarded funding by the McDonnell-Pew Program in
Cognitive Neuroscience and NSERC to continue his training as a
Postdoctoral Research Associate in Dr. M. Behrmann's laboratory at
Carnegie Mellon University and the Center for the Neural Basis of
Cognition (CNBC) in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Dr. Marotta returned to Canada to take up a CIHR INMHA Senior Research
Fellowship position in Dr. J.D. Crawford's laboratory at the Centre for
Vision Research (CVR) at York University, Toronto, Ontario.
Dr. Marotta is pleased to be a faculty member in the Department of
Psychology at the University of Manitoba and Lab Director of the
Neuropsychology of Vision Perception and Action Lab. He and his family are enjoying all
of the cultural and social activities that Winnipeg has to offer and
(after living in Toronto) are thrilled to now have a backyard with grass.
Dr Jonathan Marotta - Curriculum Vitae