Karl Friston
Academic Advisor

Karl J. Friston


Karl Friston is Professor of Imaging Neuroscience/Wellcome Principal Research Fellow, Faculty of Brain Science, University College London. In 2000 he was President of the international Organization of Human Brain Mapping. In 2003 he was awarded the Minerva Golden Brain Award and was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 2006. In 2008 he received a Medal, Collège de France and an Honorary Doctorate from the University of York in 2011. He became of Fellow of the Society of Biology in 2012.

Mathematical Biology Neuroscience Psychiatry & Psychology

Work details

Wellcome Principal Research Fellow and Scientific Director

University College London
Wellcome Trust Centre for Neuroimaging