Michael I. Posner

Michael Posner, Ph.D., is professor emeritus at the University of Oregon and adjunct professor of psychology in psychiatry at the Weill Medical College of Cornell University. Posner, a Dana grantee, is part of the Dana Arts and Cognition Consortium and spoke at the “Learning, Arts, and the Brain” summit at Johns Hopkins University, co-sponsored by the Dana Foundation. He has worked on the anatomy, circuitry, development and genetics of three attentional networks underlying alertness, orienting and voluntary control of thoughts and ideas.