David Whitney


The Whitney Laboratory

Department of Psychology

University of California, Berkeley

I am a Professor in the UC Berkeley Department of Psychology.


3210 Tolman Hall
University of California
Berkeley, CA 94720

e-mail: dwhitney@berkeley.edu

Research Interest

We are interested in a variety of topics in perception including visual and visuomotor localization, motion perception, object recognition, perceptual and motor crowding, and visual impairments. We use a variety of techniques including psychophysics, functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), and transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS).


C126, Perception
Psych 192, Perception and Visual Arts


UC Berkeley Vision Science

Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute

Our primary lab is located at UC Berkeley, but we also have an affiliation with the UC Davis Center for Mind and Brain.


Download a recent CV here.