Name Role Department
Britt Anderson Core - Director Psychology
Sue Ann Campbell Core Applied Math
Chris Eliasmith Core (Founding Director)

Philosophy and Systems Design
Engineering (joint appointed),
Computer Science (cross appointed)

Paul Marriott Core Statistics
Jeff Orchard Affiliate Computer Science
Bryan Tripp Core

Systems Design Engineering

James Danckert Affiliate Psychology
Kaylena Ehgoetz Martens Affiliate Kinesiology
Affiliate Psychology
Jesse Hoey Affiliate Computer Science
Brian Ingalls Affiliate

Applied Math

Roxane Itier Affiliate Psychology
Chrystopher Nehaniv Affiliate Systems Design Engineering, and Electrical & Computer Engineering (joint appointed),
Applied Mathematics (cross appointed)
Reza Ramezan Affiliate Statistics
David Spafford Affiliate Biology
Terry Stewart Affiliate NRC Canada and Psychology
Paul Thagard (emeritus) Core (emeritus)


CTN Masters Student Graduate Sugandha Sharma Appears on Generally Intelligent Podcast

Sugandha Sharma, masters student graduate of the University of Waterloo's CTN, discusses her research and time in the laboratory of CTN Founding Director Chris Eliasmith as well as her current PhD research at MIT on the Generally Intelligent Podcast. Give it a listen.

Sue Ann Campbell Presents at International Conference on Mathematical Neurosci 2022

Sue Ann Campbell (Applied Math/CTN core member) recently presented "Modulation of Synchronization by a Slowly Varying Current"  in July 2022 at the International Conference on Mathematical Neuroscience; Watch it on YouTubesue ann campbell presentation image of spikes

CTN Research Day Sept 27 15:00-17:30 DWE 3516

The Centre for Theoretical Neuroscience will be hosting its first Research Day. This will be a chance to start the new academic year by getting re-acquainted with each other and the diversity of research conducted by CTN core and affiliate faculty. The format will be to have a number of CTN faculty share short overviews of their lab's and projects (15:00-16:00) and then, following a short coffee break (16:00-16:30), hear from a dozen current graduate students and post-docs giving short three minute talks on an aspect of their current research (16:30-17:30).

Bots and Beasts. New book by CTN Founding Member Paul Thagard

Paul Thagard, philosopher, cognitive scientist, Killam prize winner, and founding CTN member has a new book out: Bots and Beasts. bots and beasts book cover