Brian A. Wandell, PhD
Professor, Psychology, Stanford

Brian is the first Isaac and Madeline Stein Family Professor. He joined the Stanford Psychology faculty in 1979 and is a member, by courtesy, of Electrical Engineering and Ophthalmology. Brian is the founding director of Stanford’s Center for Cognitive and Neurobiological Imaging, and the Deputy Director of the Stanford Neurosciences Institute. His work in visual neuroscience uses both functional MRI and computational modeling to understand the action of the visual portions of the brain. His research centers on vision science, spanning topics from visual disorders, reading development in children, to digital imaging devices and algorithms for both magnetic resonance imaging and digital imaging.