Earl K. Miller, PhD
The Picower Institute for Learning and Memory and Department of Brain
and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology,
Dr. Hee-Sup Shin
Director, Center for Cognition and Sociality,
Institute for Basic Science (IBS), Korea
Shafali Jeste, M.D.
Assistant Professor in Psychiatry, UCLA
More information here: http://projects.iq.harvard.edu/bexlab/news/lab-talk-visitor-nonie-finlayson
Dr. Elizabeth Spelke, Harvard University
Thirty years ago, MIT's Jerry Fodor argued that the human mind is a mystery surrounded by modules.Each cognitive module is specific to a particular content domain and is innate, early emerging, localizeable in the brain, limited with respect to the inputs on which it operates, automatic in its operation, and opaque to conscious
Northeast Music Cognition Conference
Hosted by the Boston University School of Music
Trey Hedden (Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, MGH)
Li-Huei Tsai (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Dr. Jan Atkinson, UCL Emeritus Professor of Psychology and Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience, Visiting Professor, University of Oxford, Visual Development Unit, London and Oxford
A Northeastern University Affective Science Institute symposium, featuring talks by four young investigators.
(Update - a planned poster session has been canceled.)
Eliza Bliss-Moreau, California National Primate Research Center, University of California, Davis
Comparative Affective Science: What can we learn from nonhuman primates?