Prof. M.A.J. van Gerven (Marcel)

Professor - Artificial Intelligence
Principal Investigator - Donders Centre for Cognition
Principal Investigator - Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour

Prof. M.A.J. van Gerven (Marcel)
Visiting address

Thomas van Aquinostraat 4

Postal address

Postbus 9104

Working days Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Professor Marcel van Gerven is head of the Artificial Intelligence department at the Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behaviour. He is also director of the Nijmegen ELLIS unit and ELLIS Fellow. His research focuses on bridging the gap between artificial and natural Intelligence using techniques which have their roots in machine learning and computational neuroscience. Van Gerven is a Vidi laureate and recipient of several national and international grants.


Research grants and prizes

Ancillary activities

Marcel van Gerven focuses on the development of artificial intelligence (AI) that is inspired by the way in which the human brain works. This provides the basis for smarter and more efficient brain-based technology.