About CNRU

CNRU (Cognitive Neuroscience Research Unit) is an interdisciplinary research group, performing experimental and theoretical research within cognitive neuroscience, neurorehabilitation, and philosophy of mind and science, particularly focusing on experimental and theoretical studies of consciousness. For CNRU it is a basic ideology that research projects are based on an interdisciplinary cooperation between basic science, clinical research and philosophy.

CNRU is an integral part of DINEA, Danish Integrative NEuroscience Alliance – see www.dinea.dk

Major ongoing projects:

CNRU is actively engaged in several international collaborations and is coordinator or partner in EU-funded research projects. Current major ongoing projects:

  • 2012-2015: Phenomenal Consciousness and Cognitive Motor Control (FKK grant).
  • 2010-2015: MindRehab (ERC grant).
  • 2010-2013: Intentional action, attention to objects, and working memory (FKK grant).

CNRU is hosted by:

  • Danish Neuroscience Center (DNC), Aarhus University Hospital.
  • Dept. of Psychology and Communication, Aalborg University.
  • Hammel Neurorehabilitation and Research Center.

CNRU is affiliated with:

  • Center of Functionally Integrative Neuroscience (CFIN), Aarhus University and Aarhus University Hospital – www.cfin.au.dk
  • Institute of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University, and a part of MindLab – www.mindlab.au.dk.
  • Centre for Cognitive Neuroscience (CCN) at Aalborg University. http://centrecogneuro.wordpress.com/
  • Part of Danish Integrative Neuroscience Alliance (DINEA) – www.dinea.dk.


See Contacts

Morten Overgaard at mortover@rm.dk