The Cognitive Development Center is currently hosting four major research projects funded by the European Research Council: 

  • 2018-2023 ERC ADVANCED GRANT: Tracking and evaluating social relations and potential partners in infancy (PARTNERS). PI: Gergely Csibra
  • 2015-2021 ERC SYNERGY GRANT: Constructing social minds: Coordination, communication and cultural transmission (SOMICS). PI: György Gergely, in collaboration with Josep Call, Günther Knoblich, and Dan Sperber
  • 2015-2020 ERC STARTING GRANT: Precursors of logical reasoning in human infants (PRELOG). PI: Ernő Téglás
  • 2012-2018 ERC STARTING GRANT: Representational preconditions for understanding other minds in the service of human collaboration and social learning (REPCOLLAB). PI: Ágnes Kovács

Previous grants:

  • 2010-2015 ERC ADVANCED GRANT: Human Infants' preparedness for relevance-guided learning through ostensive -referential communication (OSTREFCOM). PI: Gergely Csibra
  • 2011- 2014 HUNGARIAN SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH FUND: Social cognitive mechanisms of understanding intentional agents in typical and atypical development (autistic spectrum disorder). PI: György Gergely