Dr. Barbara Landau

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Former Director


Dr. Barbara Landau is the former Director of the Institute.  She is a cognitive scientist with broad interests in human cognition and its development.  Dr. Landau's research focuses on the mental representation of space and language, its acquisition, its use in adulthood, and its compromise under neurological damage due to brain injury or genetic abnormalities.  Click here to find out more about her research.