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Professor Nancy Kanwisher FBA

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About this Fellow

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

Website: https://mcgovern.mit.edu/principal-investigators/nancy-kanwisher

Appointments

Current post

  • Walter A Rosenblith Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience, and Investigator, McGovern Institute for Brain Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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