Faculty Executive Committee

The Interdisciplinary Ph.D. Concentration in Cognitive Science is led by the Faculty Executive Committee from a number of programs across Georgetown University.

Elissa Newport, Ph.D.
Co-Director, Interdisciplinary Concentration in Cognitive Science
Professor, Department of Neurology

David Lightfoot, Ph.D.
Co-Director, Interdisciplinary Concentration in Cognitive Science
Professor, Department of Linguistics

Rachel F. Barr, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology

Bryce Heubner
Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy

Paul Portner, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Linguistics

Max Riesenhuber, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Neuroscience

Peter Turkeltaub, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Neurology