Current & Recent Talks

Sep

19

Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Seminar

11:00 am - 12:00 pm, BST South, S120

Michael B. Wolfson, Ph.D., Program Director, NIH/NIBIB, National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering, National Institutes of Health, will present "Grantsmanship: This Time It's Personal."

Sep

20

Cognitive Brown Bag

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, LRDC, 9th Floor

Ben Rottman, Assistant Professor, Psychology, and LRDC Research Scientist, will present "Methods: Bayesian Statistics - Beyond p-Values." More information here: https://sites.google.com/site/cognitivebrownbag/

Sep

21

CNBC MATLAB

7:00 pm - 10:00 pm, Gates-Hillman Center, Room 5207, CMU

The next CNBC MATLAB Mini-Course will be held on four Thursday evenings beginning September 21, 2017, and continuing on 10/5, 10/12, and 10/19 (tentatively skipping 9/28). There are two sections. Section A meets from 7 PM - 8:30 PM; section B meets from 8:30 PM - 10:00 PM. Please sign up here.

Sep

22

RLG Introduction Meeting

10:00 am - 11:30 am, LRDC, 9th Floor

This meeting will be an introduction for the upcoming meetings. Please bring $6 if you would like bagels for the remaining meetings.

Sep

22

Intelligent Systems Program AI FORUM

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm, 5317 SENNOTT SQUARE

Tsai-Ching Lu, ISP alumni and Senior Research Scientist in the Information and Systems Science Lab at HRL Laboratories, presents "Computational Network Intelligence." ** COME A LITTLE EARLY - Lunch will be provided compliments of the Intelligent Systems Program **

Sep

27

Cognitive Brown Bag

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, LRDC, 9th Floor

Xiaoping Fang and Kevin Soo, graduate students, Department of Psychology, Cognitive Program, will present. More information here: https://sites.google.com/site/cognitivebrownbag/

Sep

28

CNBC Colloquium

4:00 pm, Biomedical Science Tower 3, Room 6014

Elizabeth M. Brannon, Edmund J. and Louise W. Kahn Term Chair, and Professor, Department of Psychology, The University of Pennsylvania, will present "Developmental and Evolutionary Building Blocks for the Human Mathematical Mind."

Sep

28

PNC Second-Yea Milestone Presentation

2:00 pm, Mellon Institute, Room 115

Qiong Zhang, Ph.D. student in Machine Learning & Neural Computation, CMU, will present "Inter-Subject Alignment of MEG Datasets in a Common Representational Space."

Sep

29

RLG Meeting

10:00 am - 11:30 am, LRDC, 9th Floor

Presenter TBA.

Sep

29

SOE Graduate Student Colloquium Series

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Posvar Colloquium Room

Teacher Education Information Session. Details TBA.

Oct

4

Department of Neurobiology Special Seminar

12:00 pm, Biomedical Science Tower 3, Room 6014

Leah Byrne, Assistant Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, will present "Engineering Adeno-Associated Viral Vectors for Gene Therapy."

Oct

4

Cognitive Brown Bag

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, LRDC, 9th Floor

Allison Liu, graduate student, Department of Psychology, Cognitive Program, will present. More information here: https://sites.google.com/site/cognitivebrownbag/

Oct

5

School of Medicine Inaugural Lecture

4:00 pm, Scaife Hall, Lecture Room 6

Steven Reis, Distinguished Service Professor of Medicine, will present "Inspiration and Innovation: Translating Life's Lessons into High Impact Research." Reception to follow.

Oct

6

SOE Graduate Student Colloquium Series

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Posvar Colloquium Room

Teacher Education Information Session. Details TBA.

Oct

6

Department of Psychology Colloquium Series

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm, 4127 Sennott Sqare

Ben Rottman, Assistant Professor, Psychology; LRDC Research Scientist, presents.

Oct

12-13

Developmental Affective Neuroscience Symposium (DANS)

University Club

This year’s theme is "Development of the Emotional Brain in Social Context: Implications for Affective Psychopathology," and will be held at the University Club in Pittsburgh, PA on October 12-13, 2017. NIH Roundtables and Welcome reception will be October 11, 2017. More information here.

Oct

12

CNBC Seminar

TBA

Mehrdad Jazayeri, Investigator, McGovern Institute, and Robert A. Swanson Career Development Professor in the Life Sciences, Brain and Cognitive Sciences, MIT, will present his research, which focuses on the neural mechanisms that enable the brain to integrate internal and external cues and to produce flexible goal-directed behavior.

Oct

17

CNBC Seminar

TBA

Kathleen Cullen, Professor, Biomedical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, with joint appointments in the Departments of Neuroscience and in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery, as well as the current Program Chair and Vice President of the Society for the Neural Control of Movement, will present her research.

Oct

19

School of Education Open House

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm, University Club, Ballroom A

Discover what the University of Pittsburgh School of Education has to offer. Meet with faculty, interact with current students, find out about about the application process with admissions representatives, and more. To register or find additional information, go here: bit.ly/SOE-OpenHouse17

Oct

20

SOE Graduate Student Colloquium Series

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Posvar Colloquium Room

Teacher Education Information Session. Details TBA.

Oct

20

RLG Meeting

10:00 am - 11:30 am, LRDC, 9th Floor

Presenter TBA.

Oct

20

Department of Psychology Colloquium Series

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm, 4127 Sennott Sqare

Tim Wilson, Professor, Psychology, University of Virginia, presents.

Oct

26

Pitt Brain Day 2017

9:30 am, 123 University Place

Pitt Brain Day 2017 is an all day event to join scientifc experts and advocacy groups in an effort to share and advance brain research. More information here.

Nov

2

Provost's Inaugural Lectures Series

TBA

Edouard Machery, Distinguished Professor of History and Philosophy of Science, Dietrich School of Arts & Sciences, will present.

Nov

3

SOE Graduate Student Colloquium Series

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Posvar Colloquium Room

Teacher Education Information Session. Details TBA.

Nov

3

RLG Meeting

10:00 am - 11:30 am, LRDC, 9th Floor

Tomasz Loboda will present.

Nov

6

RLG Meeting

1:00 pm, LRDC, 9th Floor

Jennifer Arnold will present.

Nov

9

Provost's Inaugural Lectures Series

TBA

John Jakicic, Distinguished Professor of Health and Physical Activity, School of Education, will present.

Nov

10

Department of Psychology Colloquium Series

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm, 4127 Sennott Square

Julie Bower, Professor, Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, presents.

Nov

17

SOE Graduate Student Colloquium Series

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Posvar Colloquium Room

Teacher Education Information Session. Details TBA.

Nov

17

RLG Meeting

10:00 am - 11:30 am, LRDC, 9th Floor

Presenter TBA.

Dec

1

RLG Meeting

10:00 am - 11:30 am, LRDC, 9th Floor

Christina Bjorndahl will present.

Dec

1

SOE Graduate Student Colloquium Series

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Posvar Colloquium Room

Student Poster Session.

Dec

8

Department of Psychology Colloquium Series

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm, 4127 Sennott Square

Robert McCall, Professor, Psychology, and Co-Director, University of Pittsburgh Office of Child Development, presents.

Jan

19

Department of Psychology Colloquium Series

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm, 4127 Sennott Square

Tim Rogers, Professor, Psychology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, presents.

Feb

23

Department of Psychology Colloquium Series

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm, 4127 Sennott Square

Susan Levine, Professor, Education and Society, and Chair, Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, presents.

Mar

2

Department of Psychology Colloquium Series

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm, 4127 Sennott Square

Timothy Trull, Professor, Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri, presents.

Apr

6

Department of Psychology Colloquium Series

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm, 4127 Sennott Square

Melissa Ferguson, Professor, Psychology, and Chair, Department of Psychology, Cornell University, presents.

Apr

20

Department of Psychology Colloquium Series

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm, 4127 Sennott Square

Kenneth Dodge, Professor, Psychology and Neuroscience, and Director, Center for Child and Family Policy, Sanford School of Public Policy, Duke University, presents.