Yosef Grodzinsky is a Professor at the Edmond & Lily Safra Center for Brain Sciences and at the Department of Cognitive Science, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Previously he was a Senior Canada Research Chair in Neurolinguistics at McGill University, and a recipient of a Senior Research Award from the Humboldt Foundation. As well, he currently serves as a Visiting Professor at the Institute of Neuroscience and Medicine (INM-1), Forschungszentrum Jülich. He is interested in the neural bases, processing and acquisition of formal linguistic knowledge, which he studies in both health and brain disease. He is also interested in the neural bases of logic and reasoning.