How do we understand creativity and the brain? Are we born creative? This course asks you to explore and debate human creativity through neurobiological, cognitive, and psychological perspectives. Main topics include discussions of the definition of creativity; psychological and cognitive profiles of creative individuals; functional neuroanatomy; the neurochemistry of the creative processes; the neural correlates of creative thought; cognitive processes and lastly, cognitive strategies for optimizing creative output.
Master in Cognition and Communication (University of Copenhagen, 2015), Bachelor in Philosophy (University of Copenhagen, 2013). Specialization: Cognitive neuroscience. Author of the newly published Danish fiction novel Projekt Luftballon. With DIS since 2018.
Program Director of Psychology and Cognitive Neurosciences Department. Ph.D. (Psychology) Fuller Graduate School of Psychology Pasadena, CA.(1992). Post Doctorate (Adult Neuropsychology), UCLA/Cedar Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles CA. (2000-2002). Licensed Psychologist (2002, California, USA), Specialist & Supervisor in Clinical Neuropsychology (Denmark). With DIS 1999-2000 and since 2003.