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Director
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Co-Director, NYU-ECNU Institute of Brain and Cognitive Science

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

Research Focus: neuronal coding of learning and memory

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Co-Director, NYU-ECNU Institute of Brain and Cognitive Science

Chief Scientist and Associate Provost for Sciences, NYU Shanghai

Faculty Affiliates
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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: Perceptual & Value-based Decision making, Reinforcement Learning, Planning, Comparative Neuroscience, Computation models

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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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Professor of Neural Science and Psychology, NYU Shanghai
Global Network Professor, NYU

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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Principal Investigator at East China Normal University

Research Focus: Reward and motivation; Mesolimbic system; Synaptic plasticity

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University Professor, Silver Professor, Professor of Neural Science and Psychology, NYU

Research Focus: Vision and visual development

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Assistant Professor Faculty Fellow of Philosophy at NYU Shanghai

Research Focus: Perception, Imagining and Mental Imagery, Memory, Cognitive Penetration, Rationality and justification of beliefs  

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Professor of Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience at ECNU

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

Assistant Professor of Neural and Cognitive Sciences at NYU Shanghai

Research Focus: speech and language, sensorimotor integration, learning, memory, mental imagery and higher-level human cognition

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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

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Zijiang Professor at ECNU

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

Collaborating Faculty
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Professor of Neural Science and Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, NYU

Research Focus: Neural Dynamics, Inference and Canonical Computations During Spatial Foraging Behaviors

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Professor, Silver Professor of Philosophy, Psychology and Neural Science, NYU

Research Focus: consciousness, functionalism, intentionality, attention

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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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Professor, Skirball Institute of Biomolecular Medicine, NYU School of Medicine

Research Focus: trophic factors, receptor signal transduction, neurodegenerative disorders

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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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Silver Professor of Biology, NYU

Research Focus: Neural development & evolution of the visual system

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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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Associate Professor of Neural Science and Psychology at NYU

Research Focus: computational modeling, human behavior, decision-making, perception, cognition

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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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Assistant Professor in Neuroscience and Data Science, NYU

Research Focus: theoretical neuroscience, machine learning, probabilistic models, plasticity and learning

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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

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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

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: 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: Neurolinguistics, Psycholinguistics, Natural language semantics