About Us

Since 2009, the CBRAIN team has included software developers, systems engineers, and research scientists dedicated to building infrastructure to democratize computing and remove the barriers that exist in accomplishing large-scale science. CBRAIN is housed within the McGill Centre for Integrated Neuroscience at McGill University.


Alan Evans, PhD
James McGill Professor of Neurology and Neurosurgery, Psychiatry and Biomedical Engineering, Victor Dahdaleh Chair in Neurosciences
Montreal Neurological Institute (MNI)
McGill University

Bryan L. Caron, PhD
Director, Operations and Development, NeuroHub and CBRAIN

Pierre Rioux
Senior Research Platform Developer, Lead Developer

Natacha Beck
Senior Research Platform Developer

Serge Boroday
Research Platform Developer

Darcy Quesnel
Research Platform Developer

Xavier Lecours-Boucher
Research Platform Developer

Najmeh Kalili-Manhani, PhD
Senior Research Associate, McGill Centre for Integrative Neuroscience
Affiliate Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Concordia University

Darius Valevicius
Research Platform Developer

Safa Sanami
Research Assistant, PERFORM Centre
Concordia University

Reza Adalat
Associate Director of Operations


Tristan Glatard, PhD
Associate Professor, Département of Computer and Software Engineering, Concordia University

Jean-Baptiste Pouline, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, Montreal Neurological Institute (MNI), McGill University

Samir Das
Associate Director of Research Software Development


Adam Trefonides

Andrew Doyle

Angela McCloskey

Anton Zoubarev

Armin Taheri

Candice Czech

Ehsan Afkhami

Greg Kiar

Liam O’Callaghan

Marc Rousseau

Mathieu Desrosiers

Nicolas Kassis

Rémi Bernard

Shawn Brown

Sonam Tamang

Tarek Sherif

Tristan Aumentado-Armstrong

Verena Schuster