Jonathan Peelle

Host of The Brain Made Plain

Jonathan Peelle is an associate professor in the Department of Otolaryngology at Washington University in Saint Louis. He obtained his PhD in neuroscience from Brandeis University, and went on for postdoctoral training in cognitive neuroscience and neuroimaging in the Department of Neurology at the University of Pennsylvania and at the MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit in Cambridge, England. Dr. Peelle's research investigates the neuroscience of human communication, aging, and hearing impairment using a combination of behavioral and brain imaging methods. More information on Dr. Peelle's research can be found on his lab webpage at

He also co-hosts The Juice and the Squeeze Podcast, about where, how, and why we focus our efforts (particularly focused on academics).

Jonathan Peelle has hosted four Episodes.