About me

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Ramesh Kumar Mishra teaches at the Center for Neural and Cognitive Sciences, University of Hyderabad, a major research university of India. His professional expertise is in cognitive sciences and allied disciplines. He has published widely in the areas of attention, visual processing, bilingualism and language processing, literacy and its influence on cognition among others. He has edited or authored several books in these areas. His most recent book titled “Bilingualism and Cognitive Control” was published by Springer.

He is the Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Cultural Cognitive Science (Springer) and is a fellow of the Psychonomic Society. He is also on the editorial boards of Bilingualism: Language and Cognition, PLOS One, Frontiers in Cognition, Scientific Reports (Springer-Nature),  Journal of Experimental & Theoretical Artificial Intelligence among others. He is on the executive committee for the international workshop series titled “The Attentive Listener in the Visual World“. He is also a founding member and the One World Representative of the Society for the Cognitive Science of Culture (SCSC)He is an ad-hoc reviewer for Journal of Psycholinguistics, Bilingualism: language and cognition, Cognition, Frontiers in Psychology, Frontiers in Cognition, Psychological studies, Neurological Sciences, PloS one, Research in developmental disability, Writing Research, Cognitive Processing and International Journal of Bilingualism.

He has visited/ taught/ been a visiting scientist at NTNU, Norway, Dalhousie University, Canada, Institute for Cognitive Science Studies, Tehran, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, University of Birmingham, the UK among others. He has taught previously at the Center for Behavioural and Cognitive Sciences, University of Allahabad and the All India Institute of Speech and Hearing, Mysore.

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Dr. Ramesh Kumar Mishra
Professor and Head
Centre for Neural and Cognitive Sciences
School of Medical Sciences
University of Hyderabad
Email: rkmishra@uohyd.ac.in
Office: 040 2313 4494
Office hours: By appointment
Lab website:  Action Control Cognition Lab