Sabine Kastner

Psychology
Phone: 
609-258-0479
Email Address: 
skastner@princeton.edu
Office Location: 
Green Hall, Rom 1S5

Sabine Kastner is a Professor of Neuroscience and Psychology in the Princeton Neuroscience Institute and Department of Psychology and serves as the Scientific Director of Princeton's neuroimaging facility. Kastner joined the faculty at Princeton University in 2000 after earning MD and PhD degrees and receiving postdoctoral training at the National Institute of Mental Health. Kastner studies the neural basis of visual perception, attention, and awareness in the healthy, adult primate brain as well as in patients with brain lesions and during development. Kastner is passionate about public outreach such as fostering the careers of young women in science, promoting neuroscience in schools and public education (as chief editor of Frontiers for Young Minds' Understanding neuroscience) and exploring the intersection of visual neuroscience and art.