Alexander Maier, Ph.D.

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

Department of Psychology

College of Arts and Science

Vanderbilt University 

111 21st Avenue South, WH 008 

Nashville, TN 37240

alex.maier [at] vanderbilt. edu

Curriculum Vitae

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Our brains are the only known place in the universe where objectively observable physical and chemical processes translate into subjective experiences such as pain, taste, joy and love. As a first step towards a mechanistic understanding of this intriguing yet puzzling phenomenon, my colleagues and I are determining the neural processes that give rise to our conscious perceptual experience of visual stimuli.

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