WHEN: Wednesday, Sept 5, 12-1pm
WHERE: Keats room ( video conference to Ourimbah EXSA-201 )
No RSVP required, light refreshments will be provided
FINDING MEANING IN TIME : WHAT ELECTROPHYSIOLOGY REVEALS ABOUT HOW THE BRAIN MAKES SENSE OF THE WORLD
Kara D. Federmeier received her Ph.D. in Cognitive Science from the University of California, San Diego. She is a Professor in the Department of Psychology and the Neuroscience Program at the University of Illinois and a full-time faculty member at the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology, where she leads the Illinois Language and Literacy Initiative and heads the Cognition and Brain Lab. She is also currently serving as the President of the Society for Psychophysiological Research. Her research examines meaning comprehension and memory using human electrophysiological techniques, in combination with behavioral, eyetracking, and other functional imaging and psychophysiological methods.