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Directors
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Interim Director, NYU-ECNU Institute of Brain and Cognitive Science at NYU Shanghai; University Professor, Silver Professor, Professor of Neural Science and Psychology, NYU

Research Focus: Vision and visual development

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Director, NYU-ECNU Institute of Brain and Cognitive Science at NYU Shanghai; Zijiang Professor at ECNU

Research Focus: Crossmodal working memory, Tactile perception and decision-making

Faculty Affiliates
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Associate Professor at East China Normal University

Research Focus: Language & reading; cerebral lateralization of cognitive functions vs. anatomical asymmetry; cognitive development in children; corpus data & fMRI data

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Assistant Professor of Neural and Cognitive Sciences at NYU Shanghai

Research Focus: Neural mechanisms of economic decision making

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Professor at Institute of Brain Functional Genomics, East China Normal University

Research Focus: Multi-sensory integration for self-motion perception; Decision-making

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Director of Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience at ECNU

Research Focus: Cognitive neuroscience, Sensory perception, Pain

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Assistant Professor of Neural and Cognitive Sciences at NYU Shanghai

Research Focus: Decision making, Emotion, Neural dynamics, Attention and attention deficit disorders, Animal models, Computation models

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Associate Professor at East China Normal University

Research Focus: Interaction between attention and working memory; Neural mechanisms underlying working memory precision

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Principal Investigator at East China Normal University
Research Focus: Visual cognition and virtual reality

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Associate Professor at East China Normal University

Research Focus: Cognitive neuroscience, memory, and attention

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Associate Professor of Economics at NYU Shanghai

Research Focus: Health economics, experimental economics, causal inference, the economics of education

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Associate Professor of Neural Science and Psychology at NYU Shanghai

Research Focus: Human perception and control of self-motion; visuomotor control; eye-hand coordination; virtual reality

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Assistant Professor of Neural Science at NYU Shanghai

Research Focus: Computational neuroscience, learning and memory, network modeling and analysis

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Professor of Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience at ECNU

Research Focus: Molecular, cellular and circuit processes; neuromechanism; memory disorders

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Global Professor of Neural Science; Director, Swartz Center for Theoretical Neuroscience, New York University 

Research Focus: Computational neuroscience, decision-making and working memory, neural circuits

Assistant Professor of Neural and Cognitive Sciences at NYU Shanghai

Research Focus: Motor sensory interaction, Mental imagery, Speech and language

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Professor in Auditory Neurobiology at ECNU

Research Focus: Auditory signal processing, auditory cortical plasticity, auditory learning

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Professor at NYU Shanghai

Research Focus: Large-scale distributed computing, deep-learning

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Professor of Neurobiology, School of Life Sciences at ECNU

Research Focus: Sensory system, cortical processing, plasticity

Collaborating Faculty
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Biggs Professor of Physiology and Neuroscience (School of Medicine) and Neural Science at New York University

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Professor of Neural Science, Anne and Joel Ehrenkranz Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Science, NYU

Research Focus: Molecular, cellular, and behavioral architecture of memory formation

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Associate Professor of Psychology at New York University

Research Focus: The Prefrontal Cortex, Working Memory, Control of Action

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Professor of Physiology and Neuroscience at New York University

Research Focus: Synapses, Dendritic Spines, Cortex, Learning, Imaging

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Julius Silver Professor of Neural Science, Economics, and Psychology at NYU, Director for the Center for Neuroeconomics, NYU

Research Focus: The Neurobiology of Human and Animal Decision-Making

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Professor and Director of the Center for Neural Science, New York University

Research Focus: Molecular Mechanisms of Memory and Brain Disorders

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University Professor, Henry and Lucy Moses Professor of Science, Professor of Neural Science and Psychology, Director, Emotional Brain Institute, NYU

Research Focus: Brain mechanisms of memory and emotion

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Professor in Psychology and Neural Science at New York University

Research Focus: Visual perception, decision making, and movement planning

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Associate Professor of Neural Science, Center for Neural Science, New York University

Research Focus: Neuronal Dynamics and Decision Making

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Julius Silver Professor of Psychology and Neural Science at NYU

Research Focus: Cognitive neuroscience of emotion, learning, and memory

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Professor at NYU’s Center for Neural Science and the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences

Research Focus: Biophysical mechanisms and the theoretical foundations of neural computations

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Professor of Neural Science and Psychology at New York University

Research Focus: Organization of memory in the medial temporal lobe and the effects of exercise on learning, memory, and cognition

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Druckenmiller Professor of Neuroscience, Director of the Neuroscience Institute at NYU

Postdoctoral Fellows
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Research Focus: Human perception and control of self-motion; visuomotor control; virtual reality; Parkinson’s disease

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Research Focus: Decision-making, learning and memory, attention and attention deficit disorders, animal models

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Research Focus: speech, music, motor-sensory transformation, prosody, phonetic aspects of language acquisition

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Research Focus: decision making, experimental economics, fMRI, game theory, models of human behavior

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Research Focus: Economic decision-making, working memory, emotion-cognition interactions, neuronal dynamics

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Research Focus: Theoretical and computational neuroscience, Cortical connectivity, Network dynamics, Social interactions 

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Research Focus: Speech and language