Stefan van der Stigchel:
Visual awareness is around us

ABOUT STEFAN VAN DER STIGCHEL

“Being visually aware can help us to look at the world around us with a completely different perspective.”

Stefan van der Stigchel is an associate professor at Utrecht University and head of the research group Attentionlab. The group’s aim is to study how attention and visual awareness shape the perception of the world around us. Stefan is a member of the Young Academy of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences and author of a recent popular science book about attention. An international edition of this book will be published in 2018 by MIT Press. Stefan has published more than 120 scientific papers on a wide variety of topics in Experimental Psychology.