九州大学

共創学部の教育(EDUCATION)

教員紹介FACULTY

教授/Prof.Lauwereyns Johanローレンス ヨハン

専門分野:認知神経科学/Cognitive Science, Bioethics

担当科目:
○Brain and Information
(構想科目/人間・生命エリア)
○Cognitive Science
(共創科目/人間・生命エリア)
○Bioethics
(共創科目/人間・生命エリア)
○レクチャーシリーズ(構想科目)
○共創基礎プロジェクト、共創プロジェクト(協働科目)
○異文化対応2、海外活動A・B
(経験科目)
○ディグリープロジェクト(共創科目)

What does it mean to be human? How can we explain phenomena such as dreaming, illusions, memory, free will, et cetera? This is what I wanted to study. I ended up choosing psychology as a major, while reading many books of philosophy (as well as novels and poetry) for my pleasure. However, I felt this was not enough. To really understand consciousness, I also had to consider the brain and biology. So, I went on to specialize in cognitive neuroscience. In my own research, I think the topic of decision-making is the most important and exciting. I like the fact that it brings together many different perspectives. This is also exactly what we can do in the new School…

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