• Cognitive Science

    Cognitive science is the study of human knowledge. The Institute of Cognitive Science (ICS) at CU-Boulder examines issues related to the science of the mind.

  • Top Research University

    CU Boulder embraces its role as Colorado's flagship public research university.

  • Weekly Colloquia

    In addition to local scholars, the weekly Colloquium Series invites international researchers to campus for a two to three day visit.

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  • INC’s MRI Machine

    CU-Boulder’s Center for Innovation and Creativity (CINC) is home to a state-of-the-art, Siemens 3T Trio Magnetic Resonance Imaging System.


The Institute of Cognitive Science at the University Colorado Boulder is seeking to hire a tenure-track professor at the Assistant or Associate level.

ICS Fellow, Yuko Munakata, is one of four winners in the Best Digital Data Management Plans and Practices Competition.

The Psychonomic Society has named ICS Director, Marie Banich, Editor of the journal "Cognitive, Affective, & Behavioral Neuroscience"

Colloquium Schedule

All colloquia take place on Friday from 12:00 to 2:00 pm (unless otherwise noted) in Room D428/430 (ICS) on the fourth floor of the Muenzinger Psychology Building.


October 31, 2014
R. McKell Carter, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Institute of Cognitive Science and Department of Psychology and Neuroscience
University of Colorado Boulder


November 7, 2014
ICS Summer Research Award Recipient
Katherine Phelps, Graduate Student, ICS and Department of Linguistics

Rebecca Scarborough, Assistant Professor, Department of Linguistics and Fellow, Institute of Cognitive Science
Lewis Harvey, Jr., Professor, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience and Fellow, Institute of Cognitive Science