Our Experts

The Science of Learning Institute includes a broad network of scientists, practitioners, and educators with expertise spanning basic and applied sciences.


Dr. Barbara Landau

Former Director, Science of Learning Institute and Dick and Lydia Todd Professor of Cognitive Science  1
Krieger School of Arts and Sciences

I am interested in how children and adults develop and use knowledge of the spatial world around them, how they learn language, and how their knowledge of space and language interact.

Dr. Kerry Ledoux

Research Associate, Department of Neurology
School of Medicine

I am interested in electrophysiological methods in brain research.

Dr. Gyusung Lee

Instructor, Department of Surgery
School of Medicine

I am oversee a new robotic surgery training program for residents, fellows, staffs, and teams at Johns Hopkins.

Dr. Geraldine Legendre

Professor, Department of Cognitive Science
Krieger School of Arts and Sciences

I am interested in theoretical linguistics and language acquisition, especially the structure and early acquisition of syntax as well as interfaces with morphology and semantics.

Dr. Nettie Legters

Research Scientist, Center for Social Organization of Schools and Associate Director of the Center’s Talent Development High Schools, School of Education
School of Education

I am interested in high school restructuring, teachers' work, and equity in urban education.

Dr. David Linden

Professor of Neuroscience
School of Medicine

I am interested in understanding the micro-structural and functional changes that occur in the rodent brain as a result of experience.

Dr. Martin Lindquist

Associate Professor, Department of Biostatistics
Bloomberg School of Public Health

I am interested in mathematical and statistical problems relating to functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI).