Professor of Cognitive Science, Western Sydney University

Peter leads the ‘Music Cognition and Action’ research program in the MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour and Development at Western Sydney University. He was previously head of a research group at the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences in Germany. Peter holds degrees in Music and Psychology from the University of New South Wales in Australia. His research is aimed at understanding the behavioural and brain bases of human interaction in musical contexts.

Experience

  • –present
    Professor of Cognitive Science, Western Sydney University

Education

  • 2001 
    University of New South Wales, PhD