The Center for Cognitive and Brain Sciences areas of research: Learning/Memory, Perception, Language, Decision Making.

Welcome to the new home for Cognitive Science at Ohio State University! Visit often and watch us grow!


The Center for Cognitive and Brain Sciences at Ohio State University is dedicated to advancing the study of mind, brain and formal models of cognitive processes. The Center promotes interdisciplinary research in cognitive science and cognitive neuroscience. It is committed to undergraduate and graduate education and places a high priority on the acquisition of knowledge that improves the human condition.

The CCBS is excited to announce the Humanities and Cognitive Sciences High School Summer Institute. This week-long summer program provides a critical thinking forum for rising high school sophomores, juniors and seniors matriculated in Columbus schools to explore the big questions at the intersection of the humanities and cognitive sciences.  More information ...