Nijmegen Lectures 2016

The Nijmegen Lectures committee is pleased to announce that the Nijmegen Lectures 2016 will take place on January 20th, 21st and 22nd, 2016.

The lectures will be given by David Poeppel
Professor of Psychology and Neural Science, New York University and
Director of the Max Planck Institute for Empirical Aesthetics, Frankfurt

The title of the lecture series is:
(Un)conventional wisdom: Three neurobiological provocations about brain and language

For further information please go to the Nijmegen Lectures website.
More information about lecturer and discussants.

All lectures and seminars are free of charge and open to the public. Please note that registration is required for everybody who plans to attend.
We advise you to register as soon as possible. You can do so by clicking on this link.

The Nijmegen Lectures will include a poster session on topics related to this year’s theme. We invite submissions of abstracts for posters, particularly from junior researchers, and especially studies relating to the theme of the lectures.
Please submit an abstract of no more than 300 words by email to, include a title, authors, affiliations and contact email addresses (not included in the word count). The deadline is December 20, 2015. Abstracts will be moderated by the Nijmegen Lectures committee and candidates will be informed of decisions by January 4, 2016.

The poster session will take place on January 21 from 17:00-18:00.
Location: 1st floor landing, MPI for Psycholinguistics.

We look forward to seeing you at the Nijmegen Lectures, January 20 – 22, 2016.

The organizing committee: Ina Grevel, Peter Hagoort, Anne Kösem and Tineke Snijders.

Go back