Professional Activities


  • Society for Neuroscience
  • Society for Social Neuroscience
  • International Primatological Society

Workshop Participation

  • Organized & chaired NSF-sponsored workshop and symposium, “From tools and gestures to the language-ready brain,” April 2016
  • Organized & chaired workshop on Action, Brain, Language, and Evolution, and hosted visiting speaker Michael Arbib, October 2014
  • Brain Operation Database and Collaboratory Workspace on Gesture Acquisition and Imitation, January 2014
  • NSF Workshop on Phylogenetic Principles of Brain Structure and Function: Brain Maps Across Phylogeny, Janelia Farms, October 2013

Ad Hoc Reviewer

  • Proceedings of the Royal Society of London B: Biological Sciences
  • Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews
  • Brain Structure and Function
  • Current Biology
  • Human Brain Mapping
  • Journal of Anatomy
  • NeuroImage
  • PLOS One