Donoghue300Director, Wyss Center

John Donoghue is a U.S. neuroscientist working in the field of human brain computer interfaces, as well as researching brain function and plasticity. Donoghue is the founding director of the new Wyss Center for Bio- and Neuroenginnering in Geneva, Switzerland. He is also a professor of Neuroscience and Engineering at Brown University and holds titular faculty positions at the Federal Polytechnic School in Lausanne and the University of Geneva. During more than 30 years at Brown he served as the Director of the Institute for Brain Science, Chair of the Department of Neuroscience and Director of the US Department of Veterans Affairs Center of Excellence for Neurotechnology and Neurorestoration.