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Laboratory for Comparative Cognition (Established 1985)
Primate Center, Lab or Research Program
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Director: Karyl B. Swartz
Phone: 1 (718) 960-8905   Fax: 1 (718) 960-8092  
250 Bedford Park Blvd West, Bronx, New York 10468 UNITED STATES
Department: Department of Psychology
Institution: Lehman College

Principal Research Programs: Opportunities to participate in laboratory experimental studies of memory, perception, and learning by macaque monkeys.

Training Opportunities: Educational opportunities available for: Undergraduate, Graduate; Field work opportunities not available; Program emphasis: Cognition; Financial support occasionally available

Number of Staff: 3-5

Supported Species: 5 Macaca arctoides (stump-tailed macaque), 14 Macaca mulatta (rhesus macaque), 1 Macaca radiata (bonnet macaque)

Comments: Interested graduate students can obtain access to this laboratory through the Biopsychology Graduate Program at Hunter College. Contact Biopsychology Graduate Program, Department of Psychology, Hunter College of The City University of New York, 695 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10021.

Last Updated: 2000-08-02

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