Michał Wierzchoń

Associate Professor at the Institute of Psychology, Jagiellonian University. Founder of the C-Lab.

Secretary of the of the European Society for Cognitive Psychology (ESCoP; 2013-2017). Elected member of ESCoP Executive Committee (2015-2019). Member of the Polish Academy of Science (Young Scholar Academy; Committee of Psychology). Vice-Chairman of Young Scholar Academy (2014-2016). He worked as a visiting researcher at the CO3 Lab, Universite Libre de Bruxelles (2010-2011). I’m trying to investigate how conscious and unconscious processing differ. Searching for the vague threshold between both I use various behavioral paradigms to show how our consciousness influences the way we perceive and think about the world.

Research interests: – embodiment – spatial navigation – sensory substitution – virtual reality