Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Angela D. Friederici has been selected by the Flux Board of Directors to be the recipient of the 2021 Huttenlocher Award.
This award was established in honor of Dr. Peter Huttenlocher’s (1931-2013) pioneering work on brain maturation and, as such, commemorates a senior scientist who has made foundational, outstanding, and significant contributions to the field of developmental cognitive neuroscience. Angela D. Friederici is joining 8 previous awardees: John Gabrieli, BJ Casey, Uta Frith, Linda Spear, Michael Posner, Mark H. Johnson, Terry L. Jernigan and David A. Lewis.
The 2021 Flux Society meeting is provisionally scheduled for September 17-21. There, Angela D. Friederici will deliver the Huttenlocher Award Lecture, highlighting her discoveries and her vision for the field going forward.