Lisa Feldman Barrett, PhD

University Distinguished Professor of Psychology; Director of the Interdisciplinary Affective Science Laboratory, Northeastern University, with Appointments at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School; Rates among the top 1% most cited scientists in the world for her revolutionary research in psychology and neuroscience; World-renowned expert on emotions whose colleagues have called “the most important affective scientist of our time” and “the deepest thinker on (the nature of emotion) since Darwin”; Winner of numerous awards including the Director’s Pioneer Award for transformative research from the US National Institutes of Health; a Guggenheim Fellowship in neuroscience, Mentor Awards from the Association for Psychological Science and the Society for Affective Science (SAS), and the Distinguished Scientific Contribution Award from the American Psychological Association; Co-Author of two best-sellers for the public, Seven and a Half Lessons About the Brain (2020) and How Emotions Are Make: The Secret Life of the Brain (2018); Co-Editor, The Handbook of Emotions (2016, 4th edition)


Teaching Emotional Brains

Westin Copley Place, Boston, MA or Virtually via Zoom  November 22-24, 2024