Professor of Cognitive, Linguistic and Psychological Sciences


William Heindel is a cognitive neuroscientist with research interests in human memory, attention and perception in both neurologically intact individuals and brain-damaged patients with neurocognitive disorders. Dr. Heindel received a B.S. in engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1980, and a Ph.D. in neurosciences from the University of California, San Diego in 1989. He came to Brown in 1992 following postdoctoral training in neuroimaging and neuropsychology at UCSD. In addition to his research activities, he is also currently serving as Chair of the Department of Cognitive, Linguistic, and Psychological Sciences.

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