Research Data Manager & Web Designer
Nathan Sepeda is the research data manager, web designer, and co-facilitator for the Johns Hopkins Center for Psychedelic and Consciousness Research (CPCR). Prior to joining the team, Nathan earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Minnesota studying psychology and neuroscience, where he studied mood disorders and schizophrenia. Since then, Nathan has become interested in studying the neural mechanisms underlying substance use disorders and mood disorders, and the therapeutic effects of psychedelic substances. During his time at the CPCR, Nathan has been involved with several projects studying psychedelics substances (e.g., psilocybin, salvinorin-A, and 5-MeO-DMT) and their effects on brain functioning, clinical outcomes, and well-being. In his free time, Nathan enjoys reading, rock climbing, hiking, and walking his dog.