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Jonathan Sivan

Contact Information

Email    asivan@ucla.edu
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My broad research interests are in how cognitive, biological, neurological, evolutionary and socio-cultural explanations can inform our understanding of:

- Judgment and decision-making

- Inference and rationality

- Morality 

- Religion

- Coalitional psychology

- Mind and culture

- Human cooperation

Fields of Study

Biological Anthropology


Judgment and decision-making; inference and rationality; morality; religion; coalitional psychology; mind and culture; human cooperation

Grants and Awards

UCLA Graduate Dean’s Scholar Award- 2015


H. Clark Barrett


MSc Cognitive and Evolutionary Anthropology, University of Oxford

BA Psychology, Philosophy, and Cognitive Science, Ben Gurion University of the Negev