The Richard W. Smith Lecture Series

Michael Gazzaniga, Ph.D.

Brain and Consciousness:
Surprising New Findings
 from Neuroscience

March 23, 2015  / 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Whitsett Room / Sierra Hall 451


Michael Gazzaniga is Director of the SAGE Center for the Study of the Mind at the University of California in santa Barbara. He is the president of the Cognitive Neuroscience Institute and the founding director of the MacArthur Foundation's Law and Neuroscience Project and the Summer Institute in Cognitive Neuroscience.

Dr. Gazzaniga conducts research on how the brain enables mind and behavior.

Professor Gazzaniga’s many scholarly publications include the landmark series for MIT Press, The Cognitive Neurosciences (5th edition, 2014), which is recognized as the sourcebook for the field.

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