About us

The van Kerkoerle lab is currently at NeuroSpin, CEA Saclay (France). In the summer of 2023, we will move to the Donders Center for Neuroscience, the Radboud University Nijmegen (the Netherlands).

Timo van Kerkoerle

Timo van Kerkoerle

Principal investigator


Joachim Bellet


Marie Bellet

PhD student

Marie Guillemant

PhD student

Melissa Glatigny

Research engineer 

Leonie Goeb

Master student (Ecole Polytechnique)


Theofanis Panagiotaropoulos (PI in the Primate Consciousness & Cognition team, UNICOG, NeuroSpin, CEA Saclay)

Bechir Jarraya (Head of the Primate Consciousness & Cognition team, UNICOG, NeuroSpin, CEA Saclay; Neurosurgeon at Foche hospital)

Stanislas Dehaene (Head of the UNICOG research unit; director of NeuroSpin, CEA Saclay; Professor at College de France)

Florent Meyniel (Head of the Computational Brain Team, UNICOG, NeuroSpin, CEA Saclay)

Brice Bathellier (Institute de l'Audition)

Emmanuel Beaurepaire (Laboratory of Optics & Biosciences, Ecole Polytechnique)

Romina Aron-Badin & Philippe Hantraye (MIRCen, CEA Fontenay-aux-Roses)

Nicolas Renier (ICM Institute for Brain and Spinal Cord)

Adrian Chen & Dario Ringach (NeuroLabware)

Frederic Berthillier and colleagues (Coherent Inc.)

Contact info:

timo <at> neuroscience <dot> vision