wdefaria@nd.edu

Hometown: Perth Amboy, NJ
Major: B.S. Neuroscience & Behavior, Applied and Computational Mathematics and Statistics, Class of 2021

Willian is a sophomore studying Neuroscience and Behavior and ACMS. He is interested in computational neuroscience and neural networking and aspires to have a research career in brain mapping to find novel ways of treating cognitive disorders. He plans on going to medical school to pursue a combined MD/PhD degree.