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Previous Cornell Psychology Events

-- 2015 --

    Colloquium: Friday, May 1, 2015
  • Academic Performance Under Stress: At the Intersection of Emotion and Cognitive Control
  • Sian L. Beilock
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Other Psychology Event: Friday, April 24, 2015
  • Learning to Move
  • Karen E. Adolph
    Department of Psychology and Center for Neural Science, New York University
    The Eleanor J. Gibson and James J. Gibson Lecture in Experimental Psychology
    **Note special time and location**
  • G01 Gates Hall: 4:00 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 17, 2015
  • Getting Real About Moral Machines
  • Paul Bello
    Artificial Intelligence Center, Naval Research Laboratory
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 10, 2015
  • Prefrontal Cortex and the Hierarchical Control of Behavior
  • David Badre
    Department of Cognitive, Linguistic, and Psychological Sciences, Brown University
    **Co-sponsored with the Cognitive Science Program
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

-- 2014 --

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, August 29, 2014
  • Ways of Thinking: From Crows to Children and Back Again
  • Nicola S. Clayton
    Department of Psychology, University of Cambridge
    Perry W. Gilbert Lectureship in Comparative Anatomy and Behavior
    Department of Neurobiology and Behavior and Department of Psychology Seminar
    **Note special time and location**
  • G-10 Biotechnology Building: 2:00 pm

-- 2012 --

    Colloquium: Friday, November 16, 2012
  • Chemosensory Cognition and the Evolution of Spatial Navigation
  • Lucia F. Jacobs
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, November 2, 2012
  • The Impact of Psychosocial Deprivation on the Developing Brain and Behavior: Lessons from the Bucharest Early Intervention Project
  • Nathan A. Fox
    Department of Human Development, University of Maryland
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, October 5, 2012
  • Face to Face, Brain to Brain: Exploring the Mechanisms of Dyadic Social Interactions
  • Uri Hasson
    Department of Psychology, Princeton University
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 28, 2012
  • Positive Emotion and Psychopathology: A Puzzle in Clinical Science
  • June Gruber
    Department of Psychology, Yale University
    **Co-sponsored with the Department of Human Development
    ***Note special location***
  • G-87 MVR Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 21, 2012
  • Fake It 'til You Become It: How Preparatory Power Posing Affects Hormones, Behavior, and Outcomes
  • Amy J.C. Cuddy
    Harvard Business School
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 14, 2012
  • The Cultural Origins of Human Cooperation
  • Joseph Henrich
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, September 7, 2012
  • The Importance of Activation in Inhibition
  • Yuko Munakata
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of Colorado, Boulder
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Thursday, September 6, 2012
  • How Adaptive Control Emerges from Multiple Interacting Brain Systems
  • Randall C. O'Reilly
    Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of Colorado, Boulder
    ***Note special day and time***
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, August 31, 2012
  • The Computational Architecture of Olfaction: Learning and Memory in High Dimensions
  • Thomas A. Cleland
    Department of Psychology, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, May 4, 2012
  • An Interdisciplinary Approach to Empathy and Altruism
  • Stephanie D. Preston
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 27, 2012
  • Ideal Affect: Cultural Causes and Behavioral Consequences
  • Jeanne L. Tsai
    Department of Psychology, Stanford University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 20, 2012
  • TBA
  • ***CANCELLED***Uri Hasson
    Department of Psychology, Princeton University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Other Psychology Event: Saturday, April 14, 2012
  • Memorial Service for
  • Prof. Ulric Neisser
    Friends and family of Professor Emeritus Ulric Neisser are invited to gather for a service in his memory at Sage Chapel on the Cornell Campus.
  • Sage Chapel, Cornell University: 1:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 13, 2012
  • Representing Multiple Objects as an Ensemble Enhances Visual Cognition
  • George Angelo Alvarez
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, April 6, 2012
  • The Role of Emotions in Moral Judgment
  • Jesse J. Prinz
    Department of Philosophy, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Other Psychology Event: Friday, March 30, 2012
  • Grist and Mills: On the Cultural Inheritance of Cultural Learning
  • Cecilia M. Heyes
    All Soul’s College and Department of Experimental Psychology,
    University of Oxford
    The Eleanor J. Gibson and James J. Gibson
    Lecture in Experimental Psychology

    ***Note special time and location***
  • Kaufmann Auditorium, Goldwin Smith Hall: 4:00 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, March 9, 2012
  • Neural Reuse in the Functional Organization of the Brain
  • Michael L. Anderson
    Department of Psychology, Franklin & Marshall College
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, March 2, 2012
  • TBA
  • ***CANCELLED***William A. Cunningham
    Department of Psychology, The Ohio State University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 12:00 am

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, February 24, 2012
  • TBA
  • ***CANCELLED***Terrence W. Deacon
    Department of Anthropology, University of California -- Berkeley
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 12:00 am

    Colloquium: Friday, February 17, 2012
  • Adult Attachment Dynamics
  • Vivian Zayas
    Department of Psychology, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, February 3, 2012
  • Vocal Communication and Reward: Why Birds Sing
  • Lauren V. Riters
    Department of Zoology, University of Wisconsin -- Madison
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, January 27, 2012
  • Neural Mechanisms Underlying Associative Motor Learning
  • John Freeman
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

-- 2011 --

    Colloquium: Friday, November 18, 2011
  • The Effects of Inductive Biases on Cultural Transmission
  • Thomas L. Griffiths
    Department of Psychology, University of California -- Berkeley
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, November 11, 2011
  • Some Common Misconceptions about Writing Systems & Symbol Systems
  • Richard Sproat
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Oregon Health and Science University
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Tuesday, November 8, 2011
  • Neural Similarity, Semantic Similarity, and What Makes Different People’s Representations Alike
  • Rajeev Raizada
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University
    ***Note special day and time***
  • 202 Uris Hall: 4:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, November 4, 2011
  • Young Children’s Causal Learning from Social Evidence
  • Tamar Kushnir
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Thursday, November 3, 2011
  • Craving Earth: Understanding Pica, The Urge to Eat Clay, Starch, Ice and Chalk
  • Sera Young
    Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University
    A "Chats in the Stacks" Book Talk at Mann Library
  • Mann Library, Room 160: 4:00 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, October 28, 2011
  • Under God's Skin: The Role of Mental-State Reasoning in Theism and Thanatology
  • Jesse Bering
    Scholar in Residence, Wells College
    Bering is the science columnist for Slate magazine and writes a featured blog for Scientific American called "Bering in Mind"
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, October 21, 2011
  • Culpable Control and Deviant Causal Chains
  • Mark D. Alicke
    Department of Psychology, Ohio University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, October 14, 2011
  • TBA
  • ***CANCELLED***Jeremy Bailenson
    Department of Communication, Stanford University
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, October 14, 2011
  • Spatial Terms in Visual Imagination
  • Jim Davies
    Institute of Cognitive Science, Carleton University
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, September 30, 2011
  • Linguistic Illusions: Where You See Them, Where You Don’t
  • Colin Philips
    Department of Linguistics, University of Maryland
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 16, 2011
  • Evolution of Learning and Decision Making in Social Groups
  • Arnon Lotem
    Department of Zoology, Tel Aviv University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 9, 2011
  • Using Human-Robot Interactions to Study Human-Human Social Behavior
  • Brian Scassellati
    Department of Computer Science, Yale University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 2, 2011
  • Constructive Memory and Imagining the Future: A Cognitive Neuroscience Perspective
  • Daniel L. Schacter
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, May 13, 2011
  • The Human Unconscious: Old Questions, New Answers
  • Ran Hassin
    Department of Psychology, The Hebrew University
    ***Note special time***
  • 202 Uris Hall: 2:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, May 6, 2011
  • TBA
  • ***CANCELLED***Jesse J. Prinz
    Department of Philosophy, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 29, 2011
  • TBA
  • ***CANCELLED***Nathan A. Fox
    Department of Human Development, University of Maryland
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Other Psychology Event: Friday, April 22, 2011
  • Reshaping the Mind: The Benefits of Bilingualism
  • Ellen B. Bialystok
    Department of Psychology, York University
    The Eleanor J. Gibson and James J. Gibson
    Lecture in Experimental Psychology

    ***Note special time and location***
  • Hollis E. Cornell Auditorium, Goldwin Smith Hall: 4:00 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, April 15, 2011
  • Patterns of Innovation and Imitation in Human Collective Behavior
  • Robert L. Goldstone
    The Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Indiana University
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 8, 2011
  • Plasticity of the Adult Avian Song Control System: Birth, Death, and Renewal of the Brain
  • Eliot A. Brenowitz
    Departments of Biology and Psychology, University of Washington
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 1, 2011
  • Thought Speed and Psychological Life
  • Emily Pronin
    Department of Psychology, Princeton University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, March 11, 2011
  • Frontiers in Behavioral Endocrinology: Surprises and Successes from Measuring Multiple Steroids in Small Biological Samples
  • ***CANCELLED***Katherine E. Wynne-Edwards
    Comparative Endocrinology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
    University of Calgary
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, March 4, 2011
  • The Neurobiology of Recollection
  • Howard Eichenbaum
    Department of Psychology, Boston University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, February 25, 2011
  • Using Self to Understand the Minds of Others: A Social Neuroscience Approach
  • Jason P. Mitchell
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, February 18, 2011
  • Bringing Character Back: How the Motivation to Evaluate Character Shapes Moral Judgment
  • David A. Pizarro
    Department of Psychology, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, February 4, 2011
  • Losing it at the Movies: Pace in Film, Pace of Mind
  • James E. Cutting
    Department of Psychology, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, January 28, 2011
  • Synaesthesia: A New Perspective for Understanding the Development of Perception & Even Language
  • Daphne M. Maurer
    Department of Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour, McMaster University
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

-- 2010 --

    Colloquium: Friday, December 3, 2010
  • Visual Scene Understanding
  • Aude Oliva
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, MIT
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, November 19, 2010
  • Cooperation and Conflict in Social Groups
  • Sigal Balshine
    Department of Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour, McMaster University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, November 12, 2010
  • Grounding Knowledge in the Brain’s Modal Systems
  • Lawrence W. Barsalou
    Department of Psychology, Emory University
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, November 5, 2010
  • Underperformance: A Social Identity Account
  • Geoffrey L. Cohen
    Department of Psychology and School of Education,
    Stanford University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, October 29, 2010
  • What is a “Self”?: The Multifaceted Nature of Self-knowledge and its Contribution to Theoretical and Methodological Confusion
  • Stan B. Klein
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Barbara
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, October 22, 2010
  • Stereotypes in the Communication and Translation of Person Impressions
  • Monica Biernat
    Department of Psychology, University of Kansas
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Other Psychology Event: Friday, October 15, 2010
  • Attachment, Control, Power & Relatedness: A New Look at Freud’s Psychosexual Stages and its Implications for Clinical Formulation and Practice
  • Harry G. Segal
    Department of Psychology, Cornell University
    The Jack Catlin Memorial Lecture
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, October 1, 2010
  • Social Influences on Food Preferences and Mate Choices in Animals
  • Bennett (Jeff) Galef
    Department of Psychology, Neuroscience & Behaviour, McMaster University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, September 24, 2010
  • Envy Up, Scorn Down: How Status Divides Us
  • Susan Tufts Fiske
    Department of Psychology, Princeton University
    Law, Psychology, and Human Development Program Lecture
  • G-87 MVR Hall: 2:15 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 17, 2010
  • Language in a Sensorimotor Brain
  • Frederic Dick
    Department of Psychological Sciences, Birkbeck College, University of London
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, August 27, 2010
  • Disconnecting Consciousness
  • George A. Mashour
    Departments of Anesthesiology, Neurosurgery, & Neuroscience, University of Michigan
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, May 7, 2010
  • Fortune Favors the Bold (and the Italicized): Effects of Fluency on Judgment, Reasoning, and Education
  • Daniel M. Oppenheimer
    Department of Psychology, Princeton University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, April 30, 2010
  • Doing Things Together Without Communication? Impossible.
  • Herbert H. Clark
    Department of Psychology, Stanford University
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 23, 2010
  • Embodied Decision Making: Examining Brain/Body Mechanisms in the Emotion-Behavior Link
  • Wendy Berry Mendes
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Other Psychology Event: Friday, April 16, 2010
  • How Our Hands Help Us Think
  • Susan Goldin-Meadow
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago
    The Eleanor J. Gibson and James J. Gibson
    Lecture in Experimental Psychology

    ***Note special time and location***
  • Kaufman Auditorium, Goldwin Smith Hall: 4:00 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 9, 2010
  • Systems of Evaluation: Examining the Consequences of Holding Discrepant Implicit and Explicit Attitudes
  • Allen R. McConnell
    Department of Psychology, Miami University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Monday, April 5, 2010
  • Visit scheduled for 4-09-2010 has been cancelled
  • ***CANCELLED***Katherine E. Wynne-Edwards
    Comparative Endocrinology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
    University of Calgary
  • Cancelled: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, April 2, 2010
  • Auditory Processing: From Molecule to Culture
  • Patrick C. Wong
    Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
    Northwestern University
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, March 12, 2010
  • Granule Cells of the Hippocampal Dentate Gyrus Opt for Early Retirement
  • Bruce L. McNaughton
    Canadian Centre for Behavioural Neuroscience
    University of Lethbridge
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, March 5, 2010
  • Learning to Remodel the Injured Brain
  • Theresa A. Jones
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Other Psychology Event: Friday, February 26, 2010
  • Violence and Victimization: An Examination of Race-Specific Pathways Among Female Juvenile Offenders
  • ***CANCELLED***Preeti Chauhan
    John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY
    The Jack Catlin Memorial Lecture
  • Cancelled due to winter weather conditions: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, February 19, 2010
  • Brains, Genes, and Language Evolution
  • Morten H. Christiansen
    Department of Psychology, Cornell University
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, February 5, 2010
  • AutoTutor & the World of Pedagogical Agents: Learning Environments with Natural Language Dialogue & Sensitivity to Learner Emotions
  • Arthur C. Graesser
    Department of Psychology, University of Memphis
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Thursday, January 28, 2010
  • The Function of Social Cognition in Wild Baboons
  • Dorothy Cheney
    Department of Biology, University of Pennsylvania
    **Co-sponsored with the Department of Neurobiology & Behavior
    ***Note special day, time, and location***
  • Morison Room (A106), Corson - Mudd Hall: 12:30 pm

-- 2009 --

    Colloquium: Friday, December 4, 2009
  • What Emotion Does
  • Elizabeth Phelps
    Department of Psychology, New York University
    **Co-sponsored with the Department of Human Development
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, November 20, 2009
  • Infectious Disease, Adaptive Cognition, and the Creation of Culture
  • Mark Schaller
    Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, November 13, 2009
  • Missing Links and the Politics of Paleoneurology
  • Dean Falk
    Department of Anthropology, Florida State University
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
    **Co-sponsored with the Department of Anthropology
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, November 6, 2009
  • Use of Gaze for Real-Time Mood Regulation: The Role of Age and Attentional Functioning
  • Derek M. Isaacowitz
    Department of Psychology, Brandeis University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Other Psychology Event: Friday, November 6, 2009
  • Legitimacy and Criminal Justice: The Benefits of Self-Regulation
  • Tom R. Tyler
    Department of Psychology, New York University
    **Co-sponsored with the Law, Psychology, and Human Development Program, the Department of Human Development, the Cornell Law School, and the Center for Behavioral Economics and Decision Research
    ***Note special time and location***
  • G-87 MVR Hall: 2:15 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, October 30, 2009
  • The Psychology of Transcending the Present
  • Yaacov Trope
    Department of Psychology, New York University
    **Co-sponsored with the Department of Human Development
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, October 23, 2009
  • Emergence of Complex Communication from Simple Interactions: Lessons from Songbirds and Human Infants
  • Michael H. Goldstein
    Department of Psychology, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, October 2, 2009
  • The Cognitive Zoo: Genomes, Brains, Computers, And Societies
  • David Krakauer
    Santa Fe Institute
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Other Psychology Event: Monday, September 28, 2009
  • Family Stories and Adolescent Identity and Well-Being
  • Robyn Fivush
    Department of Psychology, Emory University
    **Co-sponsored with the Department of Human Development and
    The Bronfenbrenner Life Course Center
    ***Note special day and location***
  • 153 MVR Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, September 25, 2009
  • New Horizons in the Study of Language Acquisition
  • Deb Roy
    MIT Media Lab
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 18, 2009
  • The Neurobiology of Communication in Natural Settings
  • Jeremy I. Skipper
    Sakler Institute for Developmental Psychobiology,
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 11, 2009
  • Natural Systems Analysis of Fixation Search
  • Wilson S. Geisler
    Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 4, 2009
  • Sleep and the Development of Body, Brain, and Behavior
  • Mark S. Blumberg
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Other Psychology Event: Sunday, May 24, 2009
  • Cornell Psychology Commencement Ceremony
  • G01 Uris Hall
    This commencement follows after the University Commencement. Each graduate is limited to 3 guests. Note to Graduating Psychology Majors (only): Please respond by May 6, 2009 to guarantee your reserved seating to Lisa Proper. Diplomas will be awarded promptly at 12:30pm. See Psych Commencement for details.
  • G01 Uris Hall: 12:00 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, May 1, 2009
  • New Dimensions in Nutritional Ecology: From Insects to Humans
  • David Raubenheimer
    Institute of Natural Resources, Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Other Psychology Event: Friday, April 24, 2009
  • How Race Alters Perception of People, Places, and Things
  • Jennifer L. Eberhardt
    Department of Psychology, Stanford University
    **Co-sponsored with the Law, Psychology, Human Development Ph.D. Program
    ***Note special location***
  • 114 MVR Hall: 2:15 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 17, 2009
  • The Psychology of Transcending the Present
  • ***CANCELLED***Yaacov Trope
    Department of Psychology, New York University
  • Cancelled: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 10, 2009
  • TBA
  • ***CANCELLED***James V. Haxby
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Dartmouth College
  • Cancelled: 3:30 pm

    Other Psychology Event: Tuesday, March 31, 2009
  • Collaboration and Communication in Children and Chimpanzees
  • Michael Tomasello
    Department of Developmental and Comparative Psychology
    Max Planck Institute, Leipzig
    The Eleanor J. Gibson and James J. Gibson
    Lecture in Experimental Psychology

    ***Note special time and location***
  • Hollis E. Cornell Auditorium, Goldwin Smith Hall: 4:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, March 27, 2009
  • Bird Song Learning is a Social Process
  • Michael D. Beecher
    Department of Psychology, University of Washington
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Other Psychology Event: Friday, March 27, 2009
  • Mistaken Eyewitness Identification and False Confidence: The Creation of Distorted Retrospective Judgment
  • Gary L. Wells
    Department of Psychology, Iowa State University
    **Co-sponsored with the Law, Psychology, Human Development Ph.D. Program
    ***Note special location***
  • 114 MVR Hall: 2:15 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, March 6, 2009
  • Neuropsychology of Spatial Thought and Language
  • Anjan Chatterjee
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, February 27, 2009
  • The (Surprising?) Effects of Experience on the Development of Multisensory Perception in Humans and Other Primates
  • David J. Lewkowicz
    Department of Psychology, Florida Atlantic University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, February 20, 2009
  • Early Categorization: What is the Mechanism and What Develops?
  • Vladimir M. Sloutsky
    Department of Psychology, Ohio State University
    **Co-sponsored with the Cognitive Science Program
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, February 6, 2009
  • Dependency Grammar in a Computational Model of Human Sentence Parsing
  • John T. Hale
    Department of Linguistics, Cornell University
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

-- 2008 --

    Colloquium: Friday, December 5, 2008
  • Top-Down Predictions in Visual Cognition
  • Moshe Bar
    Department of Radiology-Massachusetts General Hospital
    Harvard Medical School
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, November 21, 2008
  • The Selfish Goal
  • John A. Bargh
    Department of Psychology, Yale University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Monday, November 10, 2008
  • Language Evolution in the Lab: From Models to Experiments in Evolutionary Linguistics
  • Simon Kirby
    Language Evolution and Computation Research Unit
    School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences
    University of Edinburgh
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 4:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, November 7, 2008
  • Birds of a Feather: Evolving Sociality and the Social Brain
  • James L. Goodson
    Department of Biology, Indiana University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, October 31, 2008
  • Learning and Limits on Plasticity for Language
  • Jason Zevin
    Sakler Institute for Developmental Psychobiology,
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, October 24, 2008
  • Behavioral and Neurophysiological Mechanisms for Temporal Pattern Recognition and Rule Learning in Acoustic Communication
  • Timothy Q. Gentner
    Department of Psychology, University of California, San Diego
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, October 3, 2008
  • Placebo Effects in Pain: A Window into the Cognitive Regulation of Affect
  • Tor D. Wager
    Department of Psychology, Columbia University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, September 26, 2008
  • An Optimistic Defense of Free-Will Skepticism
  • Derk Pereboom
    Department of Philosophy, Cornell University
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 19, 2008
  • How to Study Normal and Autistic Cognitive Variation by Playing Lots of Video Games
  • Matthew K. Belmonte
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 12, 2008
  • Departures from Rational Choice: With and Without Regret
  • Robert H. Frank
    Johnson Graduate School of Management, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 5, 2008
  • Computational Cognitive Linguistics, Episode IV: A New Hope
  • Shimon Edelman
    Department of Psychology, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 25, 2008
  • Title TBA
  • ***CANCELLED***Randy O'Reilly
    University of Colorado
  • Cancelled: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 18, 2008
  • Stereotyping in Social Perception and Judgment: The Case of Complex and Ambiguous Target Identities
  • Galen V. Bodenhausen
    Northwestern University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 11, 2008
  • Spatial Language and Infants' Spatial Categorization
  • Marianella Casasola
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 4, 2008
  • Positive Emotions Broaden Minds and Build Resources
  • Barbara L. Fredrickson
    University of North Carolina
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, March 28, 2008
  • Person Perception as Socially Situated Cognition: Contextualizing Person Perception Processes
  • Eliot R. Smith
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Indiana University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, March 7, 2008
  • Hormone Dynamic Indices as a Link Between Behaviour, the Environment, and the Endocrine System
  • ***CANCELLED***Katherine E. Wynne-Edwards
    Department of Biology, Queen's University
  • Cancelled due to illness: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, February 29, 2008
  • On What We Do With What You Do
  • Tamar Szabo Gendler
    Department of Philosophy, Yale University
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, February 22, 2008
  • Time and the Brain
  • David M. Eagleman
    Department of Neuroscience, Baylor College of Medicine
    **Co-sponsored with the Cornell Program in Neuroscience
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, February 8, 2008
  • Explanations for Everything: The Value of Cognitive Analyses of Judgments and Decisions
  • Reid Hastie
    Graduate School of Business, University of Chicago
    **Co-sponsored with the Department of Human Development and the Cornell Law School
    ***Note special location***
  • 153 MVR Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, February 1, 2008
  • Inhabiting Neural Reality: On the Function and Brain Mechanisms of Consciousness
  • Bjorn Merker
    Institute for Biomusicology, Mid Sweden University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, January 25, 2008
  • Continuous Temporal Dynamics in Real-Time Cognition
  • Michael J. Spivey
    Department of Psychology and Cognitive Science Program, Cornell University
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

-- 2007 --

    Colloquium: Friday, November 30, 2007
  • Levels of Representation in Phonology and the Lexicon: Evidence from English Homophones
  • Abigail C. Cohn
    Department of Linguistics, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, November 16, 2007
  • On, En or Auf?: Spatial Language and Infants' Spatial Categorization
  • ***CANCELLED*** Marianella Casasola
    Rescheduled to April 11, 2008
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, November 9, 2007
  • Roots of Infant Behavior: Probing the Fetal and Newborn Brain
  • William P. Fifer
    Division of Developmental Psychobiology, Columbia University
    **Co-sponsored with the Department of Human Development
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, November 2, 2007
  • Optimal Language Production: Uniform Information Density
  • T. Florian Jaeger
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Science, University of Rochester
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
    **Co-sponsored with the Department of Linguistics
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, October 26, 2007
  • Visual Encoding and Decoding of Natural Scenes
  • Jack L. Gallant
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Wednesday, October 24, 2007
  • Ethnic and Class Disparities in School Readiness: Closing the Gap
  • Jeanne Brooks-Gunn
    National Center for Children & Families, Columbia University
    The Department of Human Development
    Ricciuti Lecture
  • G73 MVR Hall: 4:30 pm

    Other Psychology Event: Friday, October 19, 2007
  • Hearing Patterns in Speech: How Infants Learn to Listen for Meaning
  • Anne Fernald
    Department of Psychology, Stanford University
    The Eleanor J. Gibson and James J. Gibson
    Lecture in Experimental Psychology

    ***Note special time and location***
  • Hollis E. Cornell Auditorium, Goldwin Smith Hall: 4:00 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, October 12, 2007
  • What do Robots Dream of? Emergent Self-Models in Machine Minds
  • Hod Lipson
    Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Cornell University
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, October 5, 2007
  • On Implicit Evaluation
  • Melissa J. Ferguson
    Department of Psychology, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 28, 2007
  • A Constructionist Approach to Language
  • Adele Goldberg
    Program in Linguistics, Department of Psychology, Princeton University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 21, 2007
  • Confirmation Bias and Prosecutorial Decisions
  • Phoebe Ellsworth
    University of Michigan Law School
    **Co-sponsored with the Department of Human Development
    ***Note special location***
  • Rushmore Conference Room, 114 MVR Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 14, 2007
  • What is an Emotion?
  • Lisa Feldman Barrett
    Department of Psychology, Boston College
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 7, 2007
  • Feeling the Future: Experimental Evidence for Retroactive Influence on Affective Preferences and Free Recalls
  • Daryl J. Bem
    Department of Psychology, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, August 31, 2007
  • Form and Function in Facial Expression
  • ***CANCELLED***Adam K. Anderson
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto
  • New date TBA: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, May 4, 2007
  • The 'Chick-a-dee' Language
  • Jeffrey R. Lucas
    Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 27, 2007
  • Modulation of Testosterone Levels During Development and Adulthood: Implications for Future Aggression Levels
  • Catherine A. Marler
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 20, 2007
  • Information Theoretic Models of Auditory Coding
  • Michael S. Lewicki
    Computer Science Department and Center for the Neural Basis of Cognition,
    Carnegie Mellon University
    **Co-sponsored with the Cognitive Science Program
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Other Psychology Event: Friday, April 13, 2007
  • Modules, Genes and Evolution: What Have We Learned from Developmental Disorders?
  • Annette D. Karmiloff-Smith
    Neurocognitive Development Unit, Institute of Child Health, University College London
    The Eleanor J. Gibson and James J. Gibson
    Lecture in Experimental Psychology

    ***Note special time and location***
  • 165 McGraw Hall: 4:00 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, April 6, 2007
  • Where Action Meets Words: The Paradox of Early Verb Learning
  • Roberta M. Golinkoff
    School of Education, University of Delaware
    Cognitive Science Colloquium
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, March 30, 2007
  • Memory Coding in the Mammalian Brain
  • Matthew Shapiro
    Department of Neuroscience, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, March 9, 2007
  • On (not) Getting Caught in Peculiar Positions: Molecular Variation and the Evolution of Mammalian Monogamy
  • Steven M. Phelps
    Department of Zoology, University of Florida, Gainesville
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, March 2, 2007
  • Why We Trust: Evidence from Behavioral Economic Games
  • David A. Dunning
    Department of Psychology, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, February 23, 2007
  • The Brain as a Complex System: Connectivity, Dynamics, and Embodiment
  • Olaf Sporns
    Department of Psychological and Brain Science, Indiana University
    **Co-sponsored with the Cognitive Science Program
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, February 9, 2007
  • Voluntary Settlement and the Spirit of Independence: Evidence from Japan's 'Northern Frontier'
  • Shinobu Kitayama
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, February 2, 2007
  • Learning to Smell: Cortical Contributions to Odor Perception
  • Donald A. Wilson
    Department of Zoology, University of Oklahoma
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

-- 2006 --

    Colloquium: Friday, December 1, 2006
  • Collective Intelligence?
  • Alex (Sandy) Pentland
    Program in Media Arts and Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    **Co-sponsored with the Cognitive Science Program
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, November 10, 2006
  • Autism Endophenotypes from Neurophysiology to Behaviour
  • Matthew K. Belmonte
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, November 3, 2006
  • Body, Brain, and Eyes: The Dynamics of Free Looking in Young Infants
  • Steven S. Robertson
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, October 27, 2006
  • Discrete Thoughts: Why Cognition Must Use Discrete Representations
  • Eric Dietrich
    Philosophy Department, Binghamton University
    Cognitive Studies Seminar
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, October 20, 2006
  • Walking Robots and Animals: Some Mechanics Perspectives
  • Andy L. Ruina
    Department of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Friday, October 13, 2006
  • Space Constancy, Gist and Change Blindness
  • Bruce Bridgeman
    Psychology and Psychobiology, UC-Santa Cruz
    Cognitive Studies Seminar
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, October 6, 2006
  • The Development of Face Interpretation: Typical and Adverse Rearing Environments
  • Nim Tottenham
    Sackler Institute, Weill Cornell Medical College
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 29, 2006
  • Encoding and Retrieving Syntax with Prosody
  • Michael Wagner
    Department of Linguistics, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 22, 2006
  • Looking at Others: Fear, Faces, and the Human Amygdala
  • Ralph Adolphs
    Department of Neurology, The University of Iowa College of Medicine,
    and Division of Humanities and Social Sciences, California Institute of Technology
    **Co-sponsored with the Program in Neuroscience
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 8, 2006
  • Adaptive Combination of Spatial Information
  • Nora S. Newcombe
    Department of Psychology, Temple University
    **Co-sponsored with the Cognitive Science Program
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 1, 2006
  • The Positive Side of Aging: Changes in Emotion-Cognition Interactions Across the Lifespan
  • Joseph A. Mikels
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Saturday, May 6, 2006
  • May 6-7, 2006
  • Perception & Action Symposium
    Presented by the Cognitive Science Program
    For times and pre-registration information go to:
  • http://www.cogstud.cornell.edu/events.php
  • Morison Room/Atrium, Corson-Mudd Hall: 9:00 am

    Colloquium: Thursday, May 4, 2006
  • Motivated Memory: Neurobiological Mechanisms and Clinical Implications
  • R. Alison Adock
    University of California/San Francisco and Stanford University
    ***Note special day and time***
  • 202 Uris Hall: 4:35 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 28, 2006
  • Self-Control, Decision Making, and Depleted Resources: Free Will as the Expensive Way Of Choosing and Acting
  • Roy Baumeister
    Department of Psychology, Florida State University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Other Psychology Event: Friday, April 14, 2006
  • The Mind at 4
  • Marc Bornstein
    The National Institutes of Health
    The Eleanor J. Gibson and James J. Gibson
    Lecture in Experimental Psychology

    ***Note special time and location***
  • Hollis E. Cornell Auditorium, Goldwin Smith Hall: 4:00 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 7, 2006
  • The DCDC2 Gene: Dyslexia and Neuronal Development
  • Jeffrey R. Gruen
    Department of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, March 31, 2006
  • When Language Disrupts Affect: A Social Cognitive Neuroscience Approach
  • Matthew D. Lieberman
    Department of Psychology, UCLA
    **Co-sponsored with the Cognitive Studies Program
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Psychology Related Talk: Thursday, March 16, 2006
  • The Mentally Disabled Offender, Myths and Misconceptions
  • Hal Smith
    The Cornell Union for Disabilities Awareness and Cornell Minds Matter present Hal Smith MPS, CCHP (Certified Correctional Healthcare Professional), an adjunct professor at Syracuse University Law School, to address issues concerning people with mental disabilities in prisons.
    This program is open to the Cornell Community and is funded in part through SAFC and Alice Cook House.
  • Kaufman Auditorium in Goldwin Smith Hall: 5:00 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, March 10, 2006
  • Color and Psychological Response
  • Andrew J. Elliot
    Department of Clinical and Social Psychology, University of Rochester
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, February 24, 2006
  • Perceiving Persisting Objects
  • Brian Scholl
    Department of Psychology, Yale University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, February 10, 2006
  • The Always Neglected, All-Essential Ingredient of Language Acquisition and Processing
  • Catherine L. Harris
    Department of Psychology, Boston University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

-- 2005 --

    Colloquium: Friday, December 2, 2005
  • Starting Over: International Adoption as a Natural Experiment in Language Acquisition
  • Jesse Snedeker
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University
    **Co-sponsored with the Cognitive Studies Program
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, November 18, 2005
  • Speech, Melodies and Invaders from Space: The Formation and Tuning of Auditory Categories
  • Lori L. Holt
    Department of Psychology, Carnegie Mellon University
    **Co-sponsored with the Cognitive Studies Program
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, November 4, 2005
  • Neuronal Processing of Natural Scenes in Visual Cortex
  • Charles Gray
    Department of Cell Biology & Neuroscience, Montana State University
    **Co-sponsored with the Cognitive Studies Program
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, October 28, 2005
  • The Origins and Evolution of Play: New Approaches To an Enduring Enigma
  • Gordon M. Burghardt
    Department of Psychology, University of Tennessee
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, October 21, 2005
  • Brain Mechanisms Visual Word Reading: Development and Disability
  • Bruce McCandliss
    Sackler Institute for Developmental Psychobiology, Weill Medical College
    **Co-sponsored with the Cognitive Studies Program
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, October 7, 2005
  • Infant Vocal Development as a Guide in Speculations About the Evolution of Language
  • D. Kimbrough Oller
    School of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology, University of Memphis
    **Co-sponsored with the Cognitive Studies Program
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 30, 2005
  • Interference in Memory and Reasoning: Aging, Alzheimer's Disease, and Development
  • Valerie Reyna
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 23, 2005
  • Phantom Recollection
  • Charles J. Brainerd
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, May 13, 2005
  • Sound Advice in Language Acquisition and Processing: The Importance of Phonology in the Acquisition and Processing of Syntax
  • Morten H. Christiansen
    Department of Psychology, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Other Psychology Event: Friday, April 29, 2005
  • Shape, Pretend, Play, and the Learning of Object Names
  • Linda B. Smith
    Department of Psychology, Indiana University
    The Eleanor J. Gibson and James J. Gibson
    Lecture in Experimental Psychology

    ***Note special time and location***
  • 251 Malott Hall: 4:00 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 15, 2005
  • Convergent Evolution of Brains and Cognition
  • Louis Lefebvre
    Department of Biology, McGill University
    **Co-sponsored with the Cognitive Studies Program
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 1, 2005
  • Affective Forecasting and the Pleasures of Uncertainty
  • Timothy D. Wilson
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, March 11, 2005
  • High Level Visual Adaptation of Faces: The Role of Shape and Surface Reflectance in View-Invariant Representations
  • Alice J. O'Toole
    School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences, University of Texas at Dallas
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, March 4, 2005
  • System Justifying Effects of Complementary Gender and Status Stereotypes
  • John T. Jost
    Department of Psychology, New York University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, February 18, 2005
  • Speech Errors and Aphasia: Testing Freud's Continuity Thesis
  • Gary S. Dell
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
    **Co-sponsored with the Cognitive Studies Program
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

-- 2004 --

    Colloquium: Friday, December 3, 2004
  • Bodies and Souls
  • Paul Bloom
    Department of Psychology, Yale University
    **Co-sponsored with the Cognitive Studies Program
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Other Psychology Event: Friday, November 19, 2004
  • Interpersonal Pathoplasticity in Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Aaron L. Pincus
    Department of Psychology, Pennsylvania State University
    The Jack Catlin Memorial Lecture
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, November 12, 2004
  • Disrupting the Brain to Improve Behavior
  • Alvaro Pascual-Leone
    Department of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
    **Co-sponsored with the Cognitive Studies Program
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, November 5, 2004
  • From Brain Reading to Mind Reading: fMRI Studies of Subjective Perceptual Experience
  • Frank Tong
    Department of Psychology, Vanderbilt University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, October 22, 2004
  • The Perception of Flavor Chemicals
  • Terry E. Acree
    Department of Food Science and Technology, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, October 15, 2004
  • Precognitive Habituation: Evidence for Anomalous Processes of Affect and Cognition
  • Daryl J. Bem
    Department of Psychology, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, October 1, 2004
  • Establishing and Maintaining an Artistic Canon: The Roles of Dealers, Collectors, Museums, Curators, Scholars, and the Public
  • James E. Cutting
    Department of Psychology, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 17, 2004
  • How What You Sing Influences What You Hear: Motor-auditory Interactions in the Songbird
  • Richard D. Mooney
    Department of Neurobiology, Duke University School of Medicine
    **Co-sponsored with the Cognitive Studies Program
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Other Psychology Event: Thursday, September 16, 2004
  • Shedding some Light on Brightness Perception
  • Al Seckel
    California Institute of Technology
    **Co-sponsored with the Department of Neurobiology & Behavior
    ***Note special time and location***
  • Morison Room, Corson-Mudd Hall: 12:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, May 7, 2004
  • A Data-Acquisition Model for Learning and Cognitive Development and Its Implications for Autism
  • Joseph. Y. Halpern
    Department of Computer Science, Cornell University
    **Co-sponsored with the Cognitive Studies Program
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 30, 2004
  • Ecological Control
  • Andy Clark
    Department of Philosophy, Indiana University
    **Co-sponsored with the Cognitive Studies Program
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Other Psychology Event: Friday, April 23, 2004
  • The Relational Self
  • Susan M. Andersen
    Department of Psychology, New York University
    The Jack Catlin Memorial Lecture
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 16, 2004
  • Working Memory in Production of Music and Speech
  • Caroline M. Palmer
    Department of Psychology, McGill University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 9, 2004
  • Learning and Generalization: Lessons from the Neural Networks
  • Jeffrey L. Elman
    Department of Cognitive Science, University of California, San Diego
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, March 12, 2004
  • Brain Imaging Evidence of Adaptation to Blindness
  • Harold Burton
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Washington University at St. Louis
    ***NOTE SPECIAL TIME***
  • 202 Uris Hall: 12:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, February 27, 2004
  • Maintaining a Competitive Edge: The Role of Learning in Food Competition
  • Karen Hollis
    Department of Psychology and Education, Mount Holyoke College
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, February 20, 2004
  • Associations Are Never Free: Tracking Cognitive Development and the Imagination through the Empirical Coding of Narrative
  • Harry G. Segal
    Departments of Human Development and Psychology, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, February 13, 2004
  • How Children Learn Language: Resolution of the Poverty of the Stimulus Problem
  • Mark S. Seidenberg
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

-- 2003 --

    Colloquium: Friday, December 5, 2003
  • Spatial Cognition and Memory in Symbol-Using Chimpanzees
  • Charles F. Menzel
    Arts and Sciences Language Center, Georgia State University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, November 14, 2003
  • Somatosensory and Motor Dysfunction: Pursuing Endophenotypes for Schizophrenia Liability
  • Mark F. Lenzenweger
    Department of Psychology, Binghamton University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, October 24, 2003
  • The Genetics of Language Impairment: An Examination of the Data and Their (Mis)Interpretation
  • J. Bruce Tomblin
    Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of Iowa
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Other Psychology Event: Saturday, October 18, 2003
  • Further Developments:
  • A Symposium Dedicated to Eleanor J. Gibson
    Featured Speakers, Presentations and Posters
    9:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
  • http://susan.psych.cornell.edu/EJgibson
  • : 9:00 am

    Colloquium: Friday, October 3, 2003
  • Feature Integration
  • Denis Pelli
    Department of Psychology, New York University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 19, 2003
  • When Rejection Stings: The Situational Regulation of Felt Security
  • Sandra Murray
    Department of Psychology, University at Buffalo
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Other Psychology Event: Friday, April 18, 2003
  • The More Things Change, the More Things Stay the Same: Behavior: Neurophysiology and the Adolescent Brain
  • Abigail Baird
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Dartmouth College
    The Jack Catlin Memorial Lecture
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, April 4, 2003
  • Minds, Brains, and Person Perception
  • C. Neil Macrae
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Dartmouth College
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, March 28, 2003
  • Semantic Cognition: A Parallel Distributed Processing Approach
  • James L. McClelland
    Department of Psychology, Carnegie Mellon University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, February 28, 2003
  • Perception-Action Foundations of Tool Use in Primates
  • Dorothy M. Fragaszy
    Department of Psychology, University of Georgia
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, February 14, 2003
  • View from the Cockpit of a Fly
  • Cole Gilbert
    Department of Entomology, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, February 7, 2003
  • Windows into the Developing Human Brain
  • B. J. Casey
    Department of Psychology, Princeton University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, January 31, 2003
  • Genetic Approaches to Behavioral Studies
  • Emilie Rissman
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, University of Virginia
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, January 24, 2003
  • Egocentric Perspective Taking
  • Boaz Keysar
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

-- 2002 --

    Colloquium: Friday, December 6, 2002
  • Regulation of Dendritic Patterning by Neural Activity
  • Rachel O. L. Wong
    Department of Anatomy & Neurobiology, Washington University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, November 22, 2002
  • The Development of Space Perception: How Does the Visual World of the Infant Change Over the First 7 Months of Life?
  • Albert Yonas
    Institute of Child Development, University of Minnesota
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, November 15, 2002
  • Sexual Differentiation of Olfactory Function
  • Michael J. Baum
    Department of Biology, Boston University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, November 8, 2002
  • The Role of General Cognitive Processes in the Early Comprehension of Language
  • Marianella Casasola
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, November 1, 2002
  • Fanning the Flames: The Impact of Rumination on Depression
  • Susan K. Nolen-Hoeksema
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, October 25, 2002
  • The Relation of Intention to Action: Prefrontal Cortex and Early Cognitive Development, II
  • Adele Diamond
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, October 18, 2002
  • Bayesian Models of Human Learning and Reasoning
  • Joshua B. Tenenbaum
    Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Other Psychology Event: Friday, October 11, 2002
  • Perceiving Spatial Layout: The Role of Effort and Intent
  • Dennis R. Proffitt
    Department of Psychology, University of Virginia
    The James J. Gibson Lecture in Experimental Psychology

    ***Note special time and location***
  • Kaufmann Auditorium, Goldwin Smith Hall: 4:00 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, October 4, 2002
  • Dynamically Guided Learning
  • Rebecca Gomez
    Department of Psychology, University of Arizona
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 27, 2002
  • Plasticity and Nativism: Towards a Resolution of an Apparent Paradox
  • Gary Marcus
    Department of Biology, New York University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 20, 2002
  • Self-Theories: New Findings on Achievement, Self-Esteem, and Depression
  • Carol S. Dweck
    Department of Psychology, Columbia University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 13, 2002
  • Mechanisms of Concept Learning and Representation
  • Kenneth Kurtz
    Department of Psychology, Binghamton University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, September 6, 2002
  • The Origin of Concepts
  • Susan Carey
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, August 30, 2002
  • Sound Matters: Structure and Function in Nonlinguistic Vocal Acoustic
  • Michael J. Owren
    Department of Psychology, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, March 15, 2002
  • Science Lies Its Way to the Truth…Really!
  • Meredith West
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Indiana University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm

    Colloquium: Friday, February 8, 2002
  • Neural Plasticity in Dyslexic Children: The Brain Organization of Development Dyslexia and its Response to Behavioral Training
  • Elise Temple
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University
  • 202 Uris Hall: 3:30 pm