Gregory S. Hickok

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Professor, Cognitive Sciences
School of Social Sciences
Center for Language Science
B.A., University of California, Irvine
PH.D., Brandeis University
Phone: (949) 824-1409
Fax: (949) 824-2307
University of California, Irvine
Mail Code: 5100
Irvine, CA 92697
Research Interests
neuroanatomy of language, neural plasticity, neuroimaging, cognitive neuroscience
Hickok, G. (2014). The myth of mirror neurons: The real neuroscience of communication and cognition. New York: W.W. Norton
Barton, B., Venezia, J. Saberi, K., Hickok, G., & Brewer, A. (2012). Orthogonal Acoustic Dimensions Define Auditory Field Maps in Human Cortex. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 109, 20738–20743.
Hickok, G. (2012). Computational neuroanatomy of speech production. Nature Reviews Neuroscience, 13, 135-145
Hickok, G., Houde, J., & Rong, F. (2011). Sensorimotor integration in speech processing: Computational basis and neural organization. Neuron, 69, 407-422.
Hickok, G. (2009). Eight problems for the mirror neuron theory of action understanding in monkeys and humans. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 21, 1229–1243
Hickok, G. & Poeppel, D. (2007). The cortical organization of speech processing. Nature Reviews Neuroscience, 8, 393-402.
Hickok, G. & Poeppel, D. (2004). Dorsal and ventral streams: A framework for understanding aspects of the functional anatomy of language. Cognition, 92, 67-99.
Hickok, G., Buchsbaum, B., Humphries, C., & Muftuler, T. (2003). Auditory-motor interaction revealed by fMRI: Speech, music, and working memory in area Spt. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 15, 673-682.
Hickok, G. & Poeppel, D. (2000). Towards a functional neuroanatomy of speech perception. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 4, 131-138.
Hickok, G., Love, T., Swinney, D., Wong, E.C., & Buxton, R.B. (1997). Functional MR Imaging of Auditorily Presented Words: A Single-Trial Presentation Paradigm. Brain and Language, 58, 197-201.
Hickok, G., Bellugi, U., & Klima, E.S. (1996). The neurobiology of signed language and its implications for the neural basis of language. Nature, 381, 699-702.
Professional Societies
Psychonomic Society
Society for Neuroscience
Society for the Neurobiology of Language
Cognitive Neuroscience Society
Other Experience
Psychonomic Bulletin & Review 2014—pres
Society for the Neurobiology of Language 2010—2011
Research Centers
Center for the Neuriobiology of Learning & Memory
Center for Language Science
Center for Cognitive Neuroscience & Engineering
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