Faculty Profile

Dr. Stefan Köhler

Dr. Stefan Köhler




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519-661-2111 x86299
WIRB 5138


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Dr. Stefan Köhler is a Professor in the Department of Psychology, a Principle Investigator at the Western Institute for Neuroscience, a core member of the Graduate Program in Neuroscience, and an associate member of the Rotman Institute of Philosophy at Western University. He is also affiliated with the Rotman Research Institute of Baycrest Centre in Toronto as an Associate Scientist. Dr. Köhler completed his Diplom (i.e., MSc) degree in psychology at the University of Bielefeld in Germany, and his doctorate degree in psychology and neuroscience at the University of Toronto (PhD 1995). Subsequently, he obtained several years of post-doctoral training, including at the Montreal Neurological Institute where he worked under the mentorship of Dr. Brenda Milner. Dr. Köhler accepted his faculty appointment at Western University in 2000, and he was promoted to full Professor in 2014.