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Professor Elizabeth Spelke FBA

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About this Fellow

Cognitive psychology and cognitive development, with special focus on the nature and origins of knowledge of material objects, animate beings, number, geometry, and the social world

Appointments

Current post

  • Marshall L Berkman Professor of Psychology, Harvard University

Other Psychology Fellows

Professor Jay McClelland

Neural network models of human learning, memory and development in linguistic, semantic and mathematical cognition; Complementary learning systems in the brain and the effects of brain damage on cognition

Professor Nancy Kanwisher

The functional organization of the human brain, as a window into the architecture of the mind, studied with functional MRI and other methods of cognitive neuroscience