Meet Alan Jasanoff, Ph.D.

Alan P. Jasanoff, PhD, Professor of Biological Engineering, Brain & Cognitive Sciences, Nuclear Science & Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Director of the MIT Center for Neurobiological Engineering. Dr. Jasanoff is also affiliated with the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT. Jasanoff Lab


Alan Jasanoff discussed his new book The Biological Mind on SftPublic's Contemporary Science Issues and Innovations program, March 27, 2018. This book is an important, and very readable, argument for how our minds are shaped by its natural and social environment. The notion of a mystical separation of mind from body is no longer acceptable.

video of Dr. Jasanoff's March, 2018 discussion on Contemporary ScienceThe Biological Mind

Reviews of The Biological Mind