Majed Samad

M Samad

Majed Samad, M.Eng.
Graduate Student
Multisensory Perception Lab 
UCLA Psychology Department

Majed Samad
UCLA Psychology Department
7531 Franz Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1563


(310) 866-6036 

Research Interests:
Attention and awareness, multisensory binding, causal inference in perception, body and self representation, use of TMS and tDCS to establish causal roles, Bayesian statistical modeling of cognition, ‘working memory’-based theories of consciousness.  

Personal Interests:
Philosophy of mind, the ‘hard problem’ of consciousness, German transcendental idealism, all forms of music, fingerstyle guitar, Buddhism and non-theistic spirituality and meditation, the intersection between scientific, philosophic, religious, and artistic knowledge.

Awards and Fellowships

  • 2011, UCLA Distinguished University Fellowship 
  • 2011, UCLA Graduate Research Mentorship Fellowship 
  • 2010, UCLA First Class Honors Graduate