Prof. Asher Cohen, Rector, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Asher Cohen, the Samuel Sturman Chair in Psychology, teaches in the Department of Psychology at the Hebrew University, and currently serves as the Rector of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. From 2008-2012 Asher Cohen was the Chair of the Department of Psychology. His main line of work concerns human performace and more specifically connections between the human perceptual system (with an emphasis on vision) and action systems. In addition, he studies human learning that occurs without awareness.