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Dr. Peter Gardenfors

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Dr. Peter Gardenfors has been a Senior Professor of Cognitive Science at Lund University since 2016. He has also been a Senior Research Associate with the Palaeo-Research Institute at the University of Johannesburg since 2019.

Among his numerous awards and prizes are: The Rausing Prize in humanities in 1996. The Prize for interdisciplinary research by Academiæ Regiæ Scientiarum Upsaliensis in 2008. The Hermann Lotze Prize in 2012. Universitatis Lodziensis Amico Medal 2012. Fellow of the Cognitive Science Society since 2016. Awarded the Einar Hansen Honorary Prize in Humanities 2017.

Published more than 400 articles (see http://lucs.lu.se/people/peter-gardenfors-bibliography-2010-present/ and http://lucs.lu.se/people/peter-gardenfors-bibliography-2000/). The journals include Science and are within philosophy, cognitive science, logic, artificial intelligence, economics, management science, linguistics, psychology, archaeology, anthropology, sociology and biology.

He has more than 23,000 Google citations, h-index 57, i10-index 159. The most cited scholar in the humanities in Sweden.