Dual Computer Science and Cognitive Science major Sofia Rest received a Provost’s Undergraduate Research Award (PURA) to fund her research project on Production planning of allomorphs in nonword inflection with Prof. Colin Wilson and PhD student Jane Li as her mentors.
Multidisciplinary Study of the Mind and Brain
Students in the Department of Cognitive Science are provided theoretically oriented research and training opportunities as they approach the study of the mind and brain from multiple perspectives.
- Degrees Offered BA, MA, PhD
- Major Cognitive Science
- Minor Linguistics
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We are seeking motivated students interested in joining our PhD program in Cognitive Science. Applications are due December 1, 2023. Also check out the application mentoring and unique VTSI fellowship opportunity. Read more…
The symposium called on participation from community members interested in the cutting-edge applications of AI in research and knowledge creation. Cognitive Science plays an important role in AI and several of our trainees were selected to present lightning talks and research posters. Read more…