Brain Neurology Unit

BNU/NINDS/NIH

Kris Knutson
Behavioral Neurology Unit
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
NIH

Publications

Employment History

  • 2011- Present Psychologist, Behavioral Neurology Unit of NINDS, NIH, Bethesda, MD
  • 2000- 2011 Psychologist, Cognitive Neuroscience Section of NINDS, NIH, Bethesda, MD
  • 1997- 2000 Human Factors Engineer, DCS Corporation, Alexandria, VA
  • 1994- 1996 Research Assistant/Special Volunteer, CNS Section of NINDS, NIH, Bethesda, MD
  • 1988- 1995 Instructor/Staff Engineer Scientist, IBM (later Loral), Rockville, MD
  • 1987- 1988 Senior Staff Scientist, Essex Corporation, Alexandria, VA
  • 1984- 1987 Usability Assurer, IBM, Rochester, MN

Education

  • M.A. in Experimental Neuropsychology, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA 22030-4444, August, 1995.
  • B.S. in Computer Science and Psychology (double major), University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 58202, December, 1983.

Membership in Professional Organizations

  • Society for Neuroscience
  • Organization of Human Brain Mapping, 2002 to present
  • Cognitive Neuroscience Society, 2002 to present
  • Treasurer, Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, Potomac Chapter, 2001.
  • Membership Chairperson, Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, Potomac Chapter, 2000.

Honors and Awards

  • Special Act or Service Award, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, NIH, March, 2002, 2001.
  • Assurance Achievement Award, IBM, 1987
  • Phi Beta Kappa, 1983
  • Summa Cum Laude, UND, 1983
  • McDermott Oil Property Scholarship, UND, 1983
  • John Daucsavage Computer Science Award, UND, 1983
  • J. F. T. O'Connor Scholarship, UND, 1982-1983
  • The President's Roll of Honor, UND, 1980-1983
  • Larimore Mathews Scholarship, UND, 1980-1982
  • Dean's List, UND, 1979-1980
  • D. J. Robertson Academic Achievement Award, UND, 1979-1980.

Contact Information

Psychologist
Kris Knutson, M.A.
Behavioral Neurology Unit
NINDS/NIH
Work 301-402-6920
knutsonk@ninds.nih.gov
BNU website