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PhD Program

Training cognitive scientists who can meld disciplines into a genuinely integrated science of the mind and brain.

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Master's Program

Graduate training is highly interdisciplinary and strongly theoretically oriented.

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Undergraduate Program

Cognitive science majors study the mind and brain from multiple perspectives.

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Prof. Isik Receives Catalyst Award

Prof. Leyla Isik is among 35 early career faculty to receive a Johns Hopkins Catalyst Award this year, “a prestigious recognition reflecting their accomplishments to date, creativity and originality, and […]

Recent Graduate’s Paper Published in PNAS

Hongru Zhu (PhD ’23) published a paper with Prof. Daniel Kersten (UMN) on Natural scenes reveal diverse representations of 2D and 3D body pose in the human brainĀ in PNAS.

A Warm Welcome to New Faculty

We are excited to welcome two new faculty to the department in Summer 2024: John Hale and Margaret Renwick! John T. Hale, PhD Prof. Hale received his PhD in Cognitive […]