Cognitive Research

Research Areas

Western Centre for Brain and Mind is recognized as one of the world’s leading research institutes in cognitive neuroscience - an interdisciplinary endeavour with collaborations in nine research areas. Learn more

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Take part in current research at the Brain and Mind.  OurBrainsCAN is a registry of potential participants for health-related research at Western University.   Find out more


Research Facilities

The exciting pace of development of cognitive neuroscience is fed by new technology and methods for measuring the brain and behavior. Learn more


Optical Neuroimaging Research Group (ONRG)

is a collaborative and interdisciplinary team of researchers who seek to develop optical neuroimaging for basic research and applications in human cognitive neuroscience. More

Featured Research

Featured Research

Our research aims to understand the neural bases of a variety of mental abilities. Principal Investigators and their colleagues are researching areas related to music, developmental cognitive abilities, emotions, and the list goes on. Learn more


Western Research

Explore funding opportunities and services available to secure research support, including possible grant collaborations with other researchers. Find out more