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Allen, James F.

  • John H. Dessauer Professor of Computer Science
    Professor of Linguistics
    Professor of Brain and Cognitive Sciences

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Interests: Natural language understanding; Discourse; Knowledge representation; Common-sense reasoning; Planning

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Loisa Bennetto

Bennetto, Loisa

  • Chair
    Associate Professor of Psychology, Brain & Cognitive Sciences, and Neuroscience

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Interests: Neurocognitive bases of autism; The role of multisensory processing in social-communication difficulties

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Jessica Cantlon

Cantlon, Jessica

  • Adjunct Associate Professor

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Greg Carlson

Carlson, Greg

  • Professor Emeritus of Linguistics

Interests: Semantic Theory; Psycholinguistics; Discourse

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Charles Duffy

Duffy, Charles

  • Professor Neurology, Neuroscience, Center for Visual Science

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Interests: Neural processing of motion, spatial orientation

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Daniel Gildea

Gildea, Daniel

  • Professor of Computer Science

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Interests: Machine translation; Semantic parsing; Algorithms for natural language processing

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Suzanne Haber

Haber, Suzanne

  • Professor, Pharmacology & Physiology, Neuroscience, Brain and Cognitive Sciences

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Interests: Basal Ganglia; degenerative disease

Krystel Huxlin

Huxlin, Krystel

  • Professor Neuroscience, Brain & Cognitive Sciences and Center for Visual Science
  • James V. Aquavella Professor, OphthalmologyAssociate Chair for Research, David and Ilene Flaum Eye InstituteURMC OmbudspersonAssociate Director, Center for Visual Science

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Interests: Improving vision after damage

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Celeste Kidd

Kidd, Celeste

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Brain and Cognitive Sciences and Center for Visual Science

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Interests: development; learning; attention; decision-making; computational modeling

David Kornack

Kornack, David

  • Associate Professor, Neuroscience

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Interests: Neurogenesis in the Developing and Adult Mammalian Brain

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Feng Vankee Lin

Lin, Feng Vankee

  • Associate Professor, Nursing, Psychiatry, Brain and Cognitive Sciences, and Neuroscience

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Brad Mahon

Mahon, Brad

  • Visiting Associate Professor, Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Neurosurgery, Neurology, Center for Visual Science, Center for Language Sciences
  • Scientific Director, Program for Translational Brain Mapping

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Elizabeth Marvin West

Marvin, Elizabeth West

  • Minehan Family Professor, Eastman School of Music, Brain and Cognitive Sciences

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Interests: music cognition

William Merigan

Merigan, William

  • Professor Ophthalmology, Brain & Cognitive Sciences, Center for Visual Science

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Interests: In Vivo Adaptive Optics Imaging of the Retina

Jonathon Mink

Mink, Jonathan

  • Professor, Neurology, Child Neurology, Neuroscience, Pediatrics, Brain and Cognitive Sciences

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Interests: Physiology of movement; function of the basal ganglia; pathophysiology of movement disorders (Dystonia, Chorea); Tourette syndrome; Batten disease

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Gary Paige

Paige, Gary

  • Professor Neuroscience, Otolaryngology, Brain & Cognitive Sciences, Center for Visual Science
  • Professor Emeritus, Neurology

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Interests: Multisensory Interaction and Adaptive Plasticity in Spatial Localization and Orientation

Tania Pasternak

Pasternak, Tatiana

  • Professor Neuroscience, Brain & Cognitive Sciences, Center for Visual Science

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Interests: Cortical Circuitry Underlying Memory-Guided Visual Decisions

Steven Piantadosi

Piantadosi, Steven

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Brain and Cognitive Sciences

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Interests: language learning, language processing, computational modeling

Martina Poletti

Poletti, Martina

  • Assistant Professor

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Lizabeth Romanski

Romanski, Lizabeth

  • Associate Professor, Neuroscience, Brain and Cognitive Sciences, and Center for Visual Science
  • Associate Chair, Neurobiology & Anatomy

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Jeff Runner

Runner, Jeffrey T.

  • Dean of the College in Arts, Sciences and Engineering
  • Professor of Linguistics and Brain & Cognitive Sciences

Interests: Experimental Syntax; Syntactic/Linguistic Theory; Binding Theory; Syntax Processing; Phrase Structure; Syntax/Semantics Interface

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Marc Schieber

Schieber, Marc H.

  • Professor Neurology, Neuroscience, Center for Visual Science

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Interests: Neural control of hand and finger movements

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David Temperley

Temperley, David

  • Professor of Music Theory, Eastman School of Music

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White, Aaron

  • Assistant Professor, Linguistics

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Interests: computational psycholinguistics; syntactic and semantic theory; first language acquisition

David Williams

Williams, David R.

  • Professor Optics, Ophthalmology, Biomedical Engineering, Brain & Cognitive Sciences, Center for Visual Science
  • Dean for Research, in Arts, Sciences, and EngineeringAllyn Chair, Medical OpticsDirector, Center for Visual Science

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Interests: Limits of human vision