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Daniel Levitin

American psychologist


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Daniel Joseph Levitin, FRSC is an American-Canadian cognitive psychologist, neuroscientist, writer, musician, and record producer. He is the author of four New York Times best-selling books.Levitin is James McGill Professor Emeritus of psychology and behavioral neuroscience at McGill University in Montreal, QuebecThe Minerva Schools at KGI; and a Distinguished Faculty Fellow at the Haas School of Business, University of California at Berkeley. From 2000 to 2017, he was Director of the Laboratory for Music Perception, Cognition, and Expertise at McGill. He is a former member of the Board of Governors of the Grammys, a consultant to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, an elected fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, a fellow of the Association for Psychological Science, a fellow of the Psychonomic Society, and a fellow of the Royal Society of Canada . He has appeared frequently as a guest commentator on NPR and CBC. He has published scientific articles on absolute pitch, music cognition, neuroanatomy and directional statistics.

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University of California, Berkeley

Public research university in Berkeley, California, United States

University of Oregon

Public research university in Eugene, Oregon, USA

Berklee College of Music

Independent college of contemporary music in Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Stanford University

Private research university located in Stanford, California, United States

McGill University

English-language public research university in Montreal, Quebec

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