Jennifer Chatman

Jennifer Chatman

Paul J. Cortese Distinguished Professor of Management

Organizational culture and performance, crisis leadership, group demography, norms in social groups.

Serena Chen

Serena Chen

Professor of psychology

Expertise: Workplace psychology, organizational psychology, emotions, cognition.

Coye Cheshire

Coye Cheshire

Associate Professor, School of Information

Social psychology, social networks, relationships, technology, computer-mediated environments.

Jack Glaser

Jack Glaser

Professor and associate dean of public policy

Areas of expertise: Political psychology, stereotyping, prejudice & discrimination, criminal justice, politics.

Stephen Hinshaw

Stephen Hinshaw

Professor of psychology

Area of expertise: clinical science, behavioral and emotional disorders of childhood and adolescence, ADHD, reactions to stress, assessment of disorders and knowing what's a "normal" reaction vs. an underlying disorder.

George Lakoff

George Lakoff

Emeritus professor of linguistics and cognitive science, director of the Center for the Neural Mind and Society

Areas of expertise: language and conceptual systems, research into metaphorical thought and how thought is embodied.

Rodolfo Mendoza-Denton

Rodolfo Mendoza-Denton

Professor of psychology

Expertise: Cross-race relations, stigma, prejudice, education.

Mahesh Srinivasan

Mahesh Srinivasan

Assistant professor of psychology

Expertise: Child development, language development, cognition, cross-cultural psychology.

Frank C. Worrell

Frank C. Worrell

Professor in the Graduate School of Education

Areas of expertise: academic talent development/gifted education, at-risk youth, cultural identities, achievement, race and schools, diversity, teacher effectiveness, African-American education.

Mental disorders

Maryam  Abdullah

Maryam Abdullah

Parenting director, Greater Good Science Center

Parenting, moral development, emotion, child development, prosocial behavior, parent-child relationships, autism, ADHD

Adrian Aguilera

Adrian Aguilera

Associate professor of social welfare

Mental health, psychiatric disorders, telehealth, mobile mental health services, healthcare for underserved populations, Spanish-speaking services

Sonia Bishop

Sonia Bishop

Associate professor of psychology

Anxiety, decision-making, emotional regulation

Ann Kring

Ann Kring

Professor and chair of psychology

Expertise: Mental illness, disorders, schizophrenia, emotion.

Sleep

Matthew Walker

Matthew Walker

Professor of psychology and neuroscience

Expertise: Sleep deprivation, impact of sleep on human health, cognition, behavior, neurodegeneration.

Child development

Maryam  Abdullah

Maryam Abdullah

Parenting director, Greater Good Science Center

Parenting, moral development, emotion, child development, prosocial behavior, parent-child relationships, autism, ADHD

Silvia Bunge

Silvia Bunge

Professor of psychology and neuroscience

Expertise: Learning, cognition, brain development.

Christine Carter

Christine Carter

Sociologist and senior fellow at Greater Good Science Center

Parenting, childhood and adolescence, wellness, stress management, life-work balance, positive psychology

Amy Eva

Amy Eva

Associate parenting director, Greater Good Science Center

Education, school climate, social-emotional learning, adolescent development, teacher education

Bruce Fuller

Bruce Fuller

Professor of education and public policy in the Graduate School of Education

Areas of expertise: education and public policy, diverse forms of schooling such as charter schools, early learning, socialization of Latino children.

Alison Gopnik

Alison Gopnik

Professor of psychology

Expertise: Cognitive development and learning in young children.

Stephen Hinshaw

Stephen Hinshaw

Professor of psychology

Area of expertise: clinical science, behavioral and emotional disorders of childhood and adolescence, ADHD, reactions to stress, assessment of disorders and knowing what's a "normal" reaction vs. an underlying disorder.

Celeste Kidd

Celeste Kidd

Assistant professor of psychology

Expertise: Child development, attention, curiosity, learning, cognition.

Jeremy Adam Smith

Jeremy Adam Smith

Editor, Greater Good Science Center

Expertise: Parenting, education, cross-race relations, segregation.

Mahesh Srinivasan

Mahesh Srinivasan

Assistant professor of psychology

Expertise: Child development, language development, cognition, cross-cultural psychology.

Frank C. Worrell

Frank C. Worrell

Professor in the Graduate School of Education

Areas of expertise: academic talent development/gifted education, at-risk youth, cultural identities, achievement, race and schools, diversity, teacher effectiveness, African-American education.

Vicki Zakrzewski

Vicki Zakrzewski

Education director, Greater Good Science Center

education, educators, school climate, social-emotional learning, teacher education, positive psychology

Aging

William Jagust, M.D.

William Jagust, M.D.

Professor of public health

Expertise: Aging brain, dementia, neuroimaging.

Robert Levenson

Robert Levenson

Professor of psychology

Expertise: Relationships, emotions, aging, dementia.

Emotions and positive psychology

Amy Eva

Amy Eva

Associate parenting director, Greater Good Science Center

Education, school climate, social-emotional learning, adolescent development, teacher education

Dacher Keltner

Dacher Keltner

Professor of psychology, founding director of the Greater Good Science Center

Area of expertise: Science of emotions, power dynamics, physiology of emotions.

Robert Levenson

Robert Levenson

Professor of psychology

Expertise: Relationships, emotions, aging, dementia.

Iris Mauss

Iris Mauss

Associate professor of psychology

    Expertise: Emotional regulation, positive psychology.

    Emiliana Simon-Thomas

    Emiliana Simon-Thomas

    Science director, Greater Good Science Center

    Neuroscience, happiness at work, compassion, gratitude, emotions, empathy

    Vicki Zakrzewski

    Vicki Zakrzewski

    Education director, Greater Good Science Center

    education, educators, school climate, social-emotional learning, teacher education, positive psychology

    Neuroscience

    Sonia Bishop

    Sonia Bishop

    Associate professor of psychology

    Anxiety, decision-making, emotional regulation

    Silvia Bunge

    Silvia Bunge

    Professor of psychology and neuroscience

    Expertise: Learning, cognition, brain development.

    Robert Knight

    Robert Knight

    Professor of psychology

    Expertise: Attention, memory, cognitive neuroscience, brain imaging, brain recording, brain injury.