Steering Committee

The steering committee guides and advises the Director and Assistant Director of the Institute in the development and implementation of research, dissemination, and training activities that support our vision and mission. The committee includes senior faculty from across The Johns Hopkins University and is chaired by Director Janak.


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.