Researcher Profile

J Bruce Morton

J Bruce Morton


BMI Core Member



Contact Information:
(519) 661-2111 x84795

Research Areas

Cognition and behaviour

Development and aging

Imaging methods

Motivation, emotion and arousal


Dr. J Bruce Morton completed his PhD at the University of Toronto under the supervision of Dr. Sandra Trehub and Dr. Philip David Zelazo, and then worked as a post-doctoral fellow in the laboratory of Dr. Yuko Munakata. He has served as a Professor in Department of Psychology at the University of Western Ontario since 2002, and is now a faculty member of the Graduate Programme in Neuroscience and a member of the Centre for Brain and Mind. Dr. Morton’s research interests concern the development of cognitive control and its association with changes in prefrontal cortex function.