ALLAN SNYDER, Director of The Centre for the Minds, holds the Peter
Karmel Chair of Science and the Mind at The Australian National University,
where he is also Head of the Optical Science Centre and Professor of
Visual Science and Optical Physics. At the University of Sydney he holds
the 150th Anniversary Chair of Science and the Mind.
Previously he was with the Yale University School of Medicine. He has
degrees from Harvard, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and University
College, London. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of London and is
the society's 2001 Clifford Paterson Prize Lecturer.