cognition

VIII. Dubrovnik Conference on Cognitive Science

VIII. Dubrovnik Conference on Cognitive Science

Between the 28th of April -1st of May took place the VIII. Dubrovnik Conference on Cognitive Science in Dubrovnik, organized by the Central European Cognitive Science Association (CECOG). This year, the focus was comparative cognition. FDP member Márta Gácsi was among the invited speakers. She talked about the effect of social context on dogs’ responses. […]

Postdoc and PhD Positions in Canine Ageing-Behaviour, Genetics, and Neuroscience

Postdoc and PhD Positions in Canine Ageing-Behaviour, Genetics, and Neuroscience

Family Dog Project, Department of Ethology, Eötvös Loránd University (ELTE) Positions: 3 Postdocs and 3 PhD students We seek outstanding applicants who are interested in exploring the cognitive ageing of family dogs. We are developing a test battery using an interdisciplinary approach with the most advanced behavioural, genetic and neuroscience testing methods (e.g. eye-tracking, motion […]

Two conference talks by FDP researchers

Two conference talks by FDP researchers

Claudia Fugazza and József Topál presented their research at the 37th International Workshop: Social Relationships and Cognitive Competences in the Domestic Dog-Bridging Science and Education in Erice, Italy. You can read the workshop’s program here: https://ethodogs2015.wordpress.com/program/