Cognition & Perception — Research Areas

Primary faculty and affiliates. Students may work with primary Cognition & Perception faculty or with affiliates from other programs (eg Social Psychology) or departments (eg the Center for Neural Science).

Cognitive
neuroscience
Marisa Carrasco
Clay Curtis
Lila Davachi
Todd Gureckis
Catherine Hartley
David Heeger
Mike Landy
Larry Maloney
Alec Marantz
Gary Marcus
Brian McElree
Denis Pelli
Liz Phelps
David Poeppel
Liina Pylkkanen

Athena Vouloumanos
Jonathan Winawer
Paul Glimcher
Joseph LeDoux
Tony Movshon
Nava Rubin
Bob Shapley
Wendy Suzuki

Thomas Thesen
Jay Van Bavel

Memory
Clay Curtis
Lila Davachi

Todd Gureckis
Catherine Hartley
Wei Ji Ma
Brian McElree

Liz Phelps
Joseph LeDoux

Wendy Suzuki

Language

Andrei Cimpian
Gary Marcus
Alec Marantz
Brian McElree
Gregory Murphy
David Poeppel
Liina Pylkkanen
Athena Vouloumanos
Adam Buchwald
Lisa Davidson
Adamantios Gafos
Susannah Levi
Thomas Thesen
Jim Uleman

Action

Karen Adolph
Clay Curtis
Mike Landy
Larry Maloney
Liz Phelps
Emily Balcetis
Paul Glimcher
Mike Hawken

Attention
Marisa Carrasco
Clay Curtis
David Heeger
Brian McElree
Liz Phelps
Emily Balcetis
Ned Block
Paul Glimcher
Jay Van Bavel

Emotion
Marisa Carrasco
Clay Curtis
Lila Davachi
Catherine Hartley
Denis Pelli
Liz Phelps
Paul Glimcher
Joseph LeDoux

Jay Van Bavel

Decision
making
Karen Adolph
Clay Curtis
Todd Gureckis
Catherine Hartley
David Heeger
Mike Landy
Larry Maloney
Wei Ji Ma
Denis Pelli
Liz Phelps
Emily Balcetis
Paul Glimcher
Peter Gollwitzer
Tony Movshon
Bob Shapley
Eero Simoncelli
Yaacov Trope
 
Categorization
and reasoning
Andrei Cimpian
Todd Gureckis

Larry Maloney

Gregory Murphy
Bob Rehder

Marjorie Rhodes
Jim Uleman
Jay Van Bavel



Cognitive and
perceptual
development
Karen Adolph
Andrei Cimpian
Catherine Hartley
Gary Marcus
Marjorie Rhodes
Athena Vouloumanos
Lynne Kiorpes
Tony Movshon
Perception
Karen Adolph
Marisa Carrasco
David Heeger
Mike Landy
Wei Ji Ma
Larry Maloney
Denis Pelli
David Poeppel
Athena Vouloumanos

Jonathan Winawer
Emily Balcetis
Paul Glimcher
Mike Hawken
Lynne Kiorpes
John Krauskopf
Tony Movshon
Nava Rubin
Mal Semple
Bob Shapley
Eero Simoncelli
Thomas Thesen
Jay Van Bavel

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