Departmental Colloquia and Public Seminars

Department Colloquiums are open to the public and are held on specific Wednesdays during the Fall and Spring semesters at 4pm in room 614 Schermerhorn Hall.

Fall 2018 Schedule

  • September 12th, 2018
    Shige Oishi
    Title: "Uncovering the Causes and Consequences of Well-Being"

  • October 10th, 2018
    Gregory Ball
    Title: "Hormones, Brain, and Reproductive Behavior"

  • October 24th, 2018
    Ann Senghas
    Title: "Children Creating A New Language de novo"

  • November 14th, 2018
    Dave Krantz
    Title: "Goals and Plans in Decision-Making"

  • November 28th, 2018
    Thalia Wheatley
    Title: "How People Communicate and Connect"


Spring 2019 Schedule

  • January 30th, 2019
    Nikolaus Kriegeskorte
    Title: "Deep Neural Networks: A New Framework For Modeling Brain Information"

  • February 13th, 2019
    Tom Tyler
    Title: "Psychology and the Law"

  • February 27th, 2019
    Buju Dasgupta
    Title: "Shaping of Attitudes and Behavior By Factors Outside Awareness"

  • March 13th, 2019
    Damien Fair
    Title: "Cognitive Brain Development"

  • April 3rd, 2019
    Carla J. Shatz
    Topic: "Shatz Discovered How Adults Wiring Emerges From Dynamic Interactions Among Neurons"

  • April 17th, 2019
    Jennifer Richeson
    Title: "Racial Identity and Interracial Interactions"

  • May 1st, 2019
    Columbia University Undergraduate Honors Day

Monday seminars are open to the public and take place in Schermerhorn Hall, Room 200B on Mondays from 12:10-1:30pm. 

Fall 2018 Schedule



For current schedule, see here

For a current schedule, see here