Faculty & Labs


Professor
website | email | office CSB 133

Mental simulation in language understanding; embodiment of linguistic constructions; processing of literal, abstract, and metaphorical language; language acquisition.
Associate Professor
website | email | office CSB 166 | phone (858) 534-4135

Relationships between mind, world and language. How we create meaning, imagine, and use knowledge. How the languages we speak shape the ways we think.
Associate Professor
email | office CSB 163 | phone 858 822.1817

Spatial attention, associative learning, acetylcholine, amygdala.
Professor
website | email | office CSB 161 | phone 858 534.7486

Cognitive electrophysiology, cognitive semantics, experimental pragmatics, gesture comprehension, synesthesia.
Associate Professor
website | email | office CSB 167 | phone 858 534.7308

Language development, word recognition, eye tracking, cognitive control, music perception.
Associate Professor
website | email | office CSB 164 | phone 858 822.5095
Professor
website | email | office CSB 162 | phone 858 822.3352

Cognitive development in children, embodied learning, infant-parent interaction, cognitive flexibility.
Assistant Professor
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Human-computer interaction, social computing, and design. Understanding and creating tools to support creativity for individuals, groups, and crowds.
Distinguished Professor
website | email | office CSB 271/215 | phone 858 534.1147

Language processing, psycholinguistics, event representation, discourse coherence.
Professor
website | email | office CSB 159 | phone 858 534.8156

Cognitive ethnography, distributed and embodied cognition, human-computer interaction, multimodal interaction.
Professor; Director of CHD
website | email | office AP&M 5343 | phone (858) 534-1548

Relationship of brain development, genetic factors, and experience to developing behavioral phenotypes in children. Individual differences in learning and in neural architectures. .
Professor
website | email | office CSB 173 | phone 858 822.0672

Design, cognitive ethnography, distributed and embodied cognition, thinking with things, e-learning.
Associate Professor
website | email | office Atkinson 1601B

Human-computer interaction and design. Empowering more people to design, program, learn, and create: example and data-driven design tools; unearthing ingredients of creative excellence; fostering social learning online. .
Distinguished Professor
website | email | office CSB 155 | phone 858 534.7450

Normal and abnormal language processing, memory, information processing, aging.
Assistant Professor
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Computational analysis of large-scale neural data, electrophysiology of sleep and general anesthesia, computational epigenomics in brain cells.
Associate Professor
website | email | office CSB 171 | phone (858) 534-1132

Neural basis of spatial cognition and episodic memory, hippocampus, parietal cortex, premotor cortex.
Professor
website | email | office CSB 165 | phone 858 822.5253

Embodied mind, abstraction, cognitive linguistics, gesture production, mathematical thinking.
Professor
website | email | office CSB 205 | phone 858 534.9754

Neurobiology of social cognition, attention, face perception, addiction, monoamines, brain-computer interfaces.
Assistant Professor
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Rhythmic coordination of brain activity, information processing in neural networks, dynamic interactions between neurons, learning, memory, neuromodulation.
Assistant Professor
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The development of social cognition in ontogeny and phylogeny; multimodal communication and its cross-cultural variability; cognitive development; comparative psychology; language evolution; social interaction and conversation analysis; social norms, social justice and accountability; cognitive and systemic psychotherapy.
Associate Professor
website | email | office SSRB 202-208 | phone (858) 822-1994

Cognitive neuroscience, neuropsychology, neuroimaging, visual perception, attention, multisensory integration, biological motion, social neuroscience, language comprehension, human-machine interaction, social robotics.
Associate Professor
website | email | office SSRB 250 | phone 858-822-0908

Computer vision, machine learning, deep learning, neural computation, neuro imaging.
Assistant Professor
website | email | office CSB 169 | phone 858-534-0002

Oscillatory network communication, automated science, data-mining, aging, attention, working memory, cognitive brain-computer interfaces, brain/cognition/society interactions.
Associate Professor
website | email | office CSB 157 | phone 858-822-3317

Decision making, attention, active vision, learning, neuromodulation, Bayesian modeling, control theory.
Adjunct and In-Residence Faculty
Adjunct Professor
In-Residence Professor
Adjunct Professor
website | email | office CNL/Salk | phone 858 453.4100 x1611

Computational neurobiology; the representation, transformation, and storage of information in the nervous system..
Associate Professor
Associate Professor Cognitive Science
Neuroscience
website | email | phone (858) 202-1729
Associate Adjunct Faculty
Faculty Emeritus
Professor Emeritus
Professor Emeritus
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Adaptive knowledge representation; co-evolution of HIV drug resistance.
Research Professor
Professor Emeritus
Research Professor
Professor Emeritus
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Language and cognition, semantic theory, pragmatics and meaning construction.
Professor Emeritus
website | email | office CSB 175 | phone 858 534.1134

Cognitive ethnography, distributed and embodied cognition, human-computer interaction, multimodal interaction.
Research Professor
Professor Emeritus
website | email | office CSB 251 | phone 858 534.3937
Professor Emeritus
Director Design Lab
Research Professor
Professor Emeritus
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Spatial knowledge acquisition, spatial analytic processing, pre-/peri-natal stroke, fMRI.
Research Professor
Professor Emeritus
Lecturers
Lecturer
email | office CSB 137
Lecturer
email | office CSB 130
Lecturer
website | email | office CSB 134 | phone 858 534.9854