Dr. Patricia Janak is the Director of the Institute. As director, Dr. Janak works to bring together faculty who are interested in understanding learning at all levels of analysis. Dr. Janak is a Bloomberg Distinguished Professor with joint appointments in the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences in the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences, and in the Solomon H. Snyder Department of Neuroscience in the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. She is interested in the behavioral and neural mechanisms of associative learning. Click here to find out more about her research.