About the Society

The Society for Mind-Matter Research is an international non-profit organization with members from more than 20 countries worldwide


SMMR supports interdisciplinary research concerning relations between the mental and the material. This includes the subject areas of

  • neuroscience, cognitive science, behavioral science
  • physical approaches, mathematical modeling, data analysis
  • philosophy of science, philosophy of mind, applied metaphysics
  • cultural and social studies, history of ideas


SMMR disseminates knowledge about the implications of mind-matter research for science, society and culture in general.
For this purpose, SMMR supports the publication of mind-matter research in the journal "Mind and Matter".