My name is Lenka Gorman. I have joined the LMU Philosophy of Mind and CVBE in 2020. My primary interest lies in the exploration of essential structures encompassing the incoming act of being touched and their influence on our mental health being.
Areas of interest:
Perception, touch cognition, perception-cognition interactions, mental wellbeing.
I am working on:
My project focuses on wondrous ways we consciously interpret and predict incoming touch in trust in a non-threatening situation. I am hoping with my findings to further highlight the influential role of trust in the magnificently complex phenomenon of touch acceptance.