Short CV/Education and training

  • Full-time research position in CNRS (Directrice de recherche, DRCE1)

  • Director of the Developmental Cognitive Neuroimaging lab, Neurospin, CEA/SAC/DSV/DRM, Bat145, point courrier 156, 91191 Gif/Yvette, France

Selected publications

  • Dehaene-Lambertz, G., & Dehaene S. (1994) Speed and cerebral correlates of syllable discrimination in infants. Nature, 370, 292-295. Cover illustration

  • Dehaene-Lambertz, G., Dehaene, S. & Hertz-Pannier, L. (2002) Functional neuroimaging of speech perception in infants, Science, 298, 2013-15.

  • Dehaene-Lambertz, G., Hertz-Pannier, L., Dubois, J., Mériaux, S., Roche, A., Sigman, M., & Dehaene, S. (2006). Functional organization of perisylvian activation during presentation of sentences in preverbal infants. PNAS, 103 ,14240-14245

  • Izard, V., Dehaene-Lambertz, G., & Dehaene, S. (2008) Distinct Cerebral Pathways for Object Identity and Number in Human Infants PLoS Biology, 6, 2, e11 doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.0060011

  • Mahmoudzadeh, M., Dehaene-Lambertz, G., Fournier, M., Kongolo, G., Godjil, S., Dubois, J., Grebe, R. & Wallois, F. (2013). Syllabic discrimination in premature human infants prior to complete formation of cortical layers. PNAS, 110, 4846-4851

  • Kouider, S., Stahlhut, C., Gelskov, S., Barbosa, L., Dutat, M., de Gardelle, V., Christophe, A., Dehaene, S., and Dehaene-Lambertz, G. (2013). A neural marker of perceptual consciousness in infants. Science, 340, 376-380.

  • Leroy, F., Cai, Q., Bogart, S., Dubois, J., Coulon, O., Monzalvo, K., Fischer, C., Glasel, H., Haegen, L. Van der, Bénézit, A., Lin, C.P., Kennedy, D., Ihara, A.S., Hertz-Pannier, L., Moutard, ML, Poupon, C., Brysbaert, M., Roberts, N., Hopkins, W., Mangin, J.F., & Dehaene-Lambertz, G. (2015). A new human-specific brain landmark: The depth asymmetry of superior temporal sulcus, PNAS, 112, 1208-13.

  • Dehaene-Lambertz, G., & Spelke, E. S. (2015). The Infancy of the Human Brain. Neuron, 88, 93-109

  • Adibpour, P., Dubois, J. & Dehaene-Lambertz, G., (2018). The right hemisphere, but not the left, discriminates faces in infants, Nature Human Behaviour, 2, 67–79, doi:10.1038/s41562-017-0249-4

  • Dehaene-Lambertz, G., Monzalvo, K., & Dehaene, S. (2018). The emergence of the visual word form: Longitudinal evolution of category-specific ventral visual areas during reading acquisition. PLoS Biol, 16(3), e2004103. doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.2004103

Complete list of publications

Selected projects

  • ERC advanced Grant: “Neural mechanisms of learning in the infant brain: From Statistics to Rules and Symbols” grant agreement No. 695710, 2016 – 2021

Membership in scientific bodies/juries

  • Membre de la Société Philomathique de Paris (société scientifique et philosophique pluridisciplinaire créée le 10 décembre 1788), 2019

  • Member of the Academia Europaea, section Social Science, 2015


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