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
Moira Dillon
Todd Gureckis
Catherine Hartley
David Heeger
Brenden Lake
Mike Landy
Larry Maloney
Alec Marantz
Gary Marcus
Brian McElree
Denis Pelli
Liz Phelps
David Poeppel
Liina Pylkkanen
Athena Vouloumanos
Jonathan Winawer

David Amodio
Jon Freeman
Paul Glimcher
Roozbeh Kiani
Lynne Kiorpes
Joseph LeDoux
Tony Movshon
Bob Shapley
Eero Simoncelli
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
Moira Dillon
Brenden Lake
Gary Marcus
Alec Marantz
Brian McElree
Gregory Murphy
David Poeppel
Liina Pylkkanen
Athena Vouloumanos

Adam Buchwald
Ailís Cournane
Lisa Davidson
Adamantios Gafos
Susannah Levi
Thomas Thesen
Jim Uleman

Action

Karen Adolph
Marisa Carrasco
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

David Amodio
Emily Balcetis
Jon Freeman
Paul Glimcher
Peter Gollwitzer
Joseph LeDoux
Yaacov Trope
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
Roozbeh Kiani
Tony Movshon
Bob Shapley
Eero Simoncelli
Yaacov Trope
Jay Van Bavel
Categorization
and reasoning
Andrei Cimpian
Moira Dillon
Todd Gureckis
Brenden Lake
Larry Maloney
Gregory Murphy
Bob Rehder
Marjorie Rhodes

Jim Uleman
Jay Van Bavel

Cognitive and
perceptual
development
Karen Adolph
Andrei Cimpian
Moira Dillon
Catherine Hartley
Gary Marcus
Marjorie Rhodes
Athena Vouloumanos

Lynne Kiorpes
Tony Movshon
Cathy Tamis-LeMonda
Perception
Karen Adolph
Marisa Carrasco
Moira Dillon
David Heeger
Mike Landy
Wei Ji Ma
Larry Maloney
Denis Pelli
David Poeppel
Athena Vouloumanos
Jonathan Winawer

Emily Balcetis
Paul Glimcher
Mike Hawken
Roozbeh Kiani
Lynne Kiorpes
Tony Movshon
Mal Semple
Bob Shapley
Eero Simoncelli
Thomas Thesen
Jay Van Bavel

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