PhD Recruitment Open House 2024

Cognitive Science


Thank you for coming to the 2024 UCSD Cognitive Science PhD Recruitment Open House event!  We are very excited to introduce you to our world-class PhD program and the unmatched beauty of sunny San Diego. Through this website, we aim to give you a virtual tour of our innovative, highly collaborative research environment and help you get to know the inclusive graduate student community on our campus.

A visit with Cognitive Science

February 7th - 9th

Wednesday, February 7th

Welcome Day (Optional)

Thursday, February 8th

Getting to know Cognitive Science

Friday, February 9th

Explore Cognitive Science

The interdisciplinary field of Cognitive Science advances our knowledge of the brain, behavior, systems design, computation, and social relationships by embracing the skills and expertise of people from multiple communities and cultures.

Questions about the program or website? Official PhD program website:

Charmaine Lising, M.A. (Graduate Advisor;

Akshay Nagarajan (Graduate Representative;

Quirine van Engen (Graduate Representative;