Dr. Rob Sutherland - PUBlic Professor Series (March 28, 2024)

Dr. Rob Sutherland is Professor and Chair of the Department of Neuroscience, Tier 1 Board of Governors Research Chair in Neuroscience, and Director of the Canadian Centre for Behavioural Neuroscience. In 2021, he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada, and in 2022, the Canadian Society for Brain, Behaviour, and Cognitive Science awarded him the Donald O. Hebb Distinguished Contribution Award. Sutherland’s PUBlic Professor Series talk will examine how the brain creates perception from sensation, memories for percepts, and generates action, which is key to understanding all human phenomena.