Faculty Accepting PhD Students in Applied Cognitive and Brain Sciences (ACBS) for the 2015-16 Application Cycle
Dr. Kounios. Cognitive psychology/cognitive neuroscience, focusing primarily on problem solving, intelligence, and creativity; specializing in electrophysiological methods (EEG, ERP, neurofeedback), and other behavioral and neuroimaging methods.
Dr. Mirman. Cognitive science / cognitive neuroscience, focusing on phonological, semantic, and cognitive control aspects spoken language processing and individual differences; methods include behavioral and eye-tracking experiments, computational modeling, cognitive neuropsychology (patient studies), and transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS).
Dr. Sims. Research areas: Learning and decision-making under uncertainty; Visual memory; Perceptual expertise; Sensorimotor control and interactive behavior. Research methods: Computational models of cognition; Machine learning; Eyetracking; Human motion capture studies.
Dr. Zhang. Neuroimaging data analysis; Data mining; Bayesian inference; High dimensional data analysis.