Profile: Jan

the intensive approach

 

Jan Lauwereyns

Full name: Johan Marc José Lauwereyns

 

Fields of interest

 

Cognitive neuroscience

Keywords: attention, bias, gaze, being in doubt, after movement, decision-making, behavioral analysis, neural circuits, neurodynamics, cognitive processing, perceptual organization, the intrinsic attraction of information, the intensive approach;

Influenced by: René Descartes, Robert Burton, Charles Sherrington, William James, Kitaro Nishida, Ludwig Wittgenstein, Maurice Merleau-Ponty, Simone Weil, Gilles Deleuze, Roland Barthes, Okihide Hikosaka, R.H.S. Carpenter, Andy Clark

 

Lyrical investigations

Keywords: attention, experiment, gaze, parallax, the space of literature, buigzaamheden, little nightmares and sunspots, Anophelia, notes from noise, [ 意味 = こころのおとのあじ], the year of the monkey, headless little viper, 静;

Influenced by: Hans Faverey, Wallace Stevens, Jorge Luis Borges, Paul Celan, Miroslav Holub, Gertrude Stein, Zbigniew Herbert, J. W. von Goethe, Inger Christensen, Anne Carson, Arkadii Dragomoshchenko, Michael Palmer, Kiwao Nomura

 

 

 

Employment

  • July 2013 – …
    Professor
    Faculty of Arts and Science, Graduate School of Systems Life Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
  • January 2010 – June 2013
    Professor
    International Education Center, Graduate School of Systems Life Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
  • January 2009 – January 2010
    Associate Professor
    School of Psychology,Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
  • January 2005 – December 2008
    Senior Lecturer
    School of Psychology, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
  • February 2003 – December 2004
    Lecturer
    School of Psychology, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
  • March 2002 – January 2003
    Visiting Fellow
    National Eye Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, U.S.A.
  • April 2001 – February 2002
    Instructor
    Juntendo University, School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
  • October 1998 – March 2001
    Research Fellow
    Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science, Juntendo University, School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
  • October 1994 – September 1998
    Research Assistant
    Belgian National Fund for Scientific Research, Department of Psychology, University of Leuven, Belgium

 

Education

  • October 1994 – February 1998
    Ph.D in Psychology
    University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Doctoral degree received: 23 February 1998
    Thesis: “The intentionality of visual selective attention”
    Supervisor: Géry d’Ydewalle
  • October 1989 – July 1994
    M.Sc. in Psychology
    University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Master’s degree received: July 1994
    Thesis: “The efficiency of knowledge extraction via eye movement recording as a solution to the problem of implicit knowledge”
    Supervisor: Géry d’Ydewalle

 

Biographical Note

Born in Berchem (Antwerp), Belgium, 13 May 1969
Married to Shizuka Sakurai Lauwereyns
Daughter: Nanami Lauwereyns
Son: Shinsei Lauwereyns

 

Links

Author pages

Online literary spaces

 

 

 

 

Online texts and readings (English)

 

 

 

Online teksten en lezingen (Dutch)

 

 

dewillekeur

 

hemelsblauw

 

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Full bibliography


 

 

 

Jan Lauwereyns (copyright Pieter Vandermeer, Poetry International)

 

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