2018 Science of Consciousness, April 2-7, 2018

Loews Ventana Canyon Resort, Tucson ARIZONA



Thomas G. Bever

Regent's Professor of Psychology, Linguistics,

Cognitive Science and Neuroscience

Vice-Director, Center for Consciousness Studies

University of Arizona


Thomas G. Bever, PhD


Tom Bever’s teaching and research uses language as a lens to explore Cognitive. Linguistic and Neurological Universals. He ordinarily works with independent study undergraduates, graduate students and colleagues from many different departments.  

Bever’s current research areas include: language and consciousness,  sentence comprehension, cerebral asymmetries in humans and animals, constraints on learning in humans and animals, spatial cognition in humans and animals, reading, aesthetics.