Researchers Receive $1 Million to Study Evolution of Language and Speech in Primates

Posted On September 10, 2014
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ATLANTA–Dr. William Hopkins, professor of neuroscience at Georgia State University, and his colleagues have been awarded a three-year, $1 million grant from the international Human Frontiers Science Program (HFSP) to explore the neurobiological basis for the evolution of language and speech in different primate species.

Hopkins will be working with Dr. Michael Petrides from the… more »

Advisory: Travel to countries affected by Ebola

The following is an important notice regarding personal travel to and contact with persons traveling from countries where Ebola outbreaks are occurring.

Travel Alerts and Warnings CDC has posted Warning – Level 3 Travel Notices recommending that people avoid non-essential travel to Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone at this time. Georgia State advises that university-related… more »

NEW – Security Awareness Training

It is a mandatory requirement for all personnel working and/or visiting Natural Science Center (NSC) and/or floors 5-9 of Petit Science Center (PSC) to take the “Security Awareness” module, including administrative staff that do not work in laboratories. This training explains security requirements related to research buildings and informing building occupants and visitors of the anti-tailgating… more »