Board of Directors

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Nancy Eisenberg President
Nancy Eisenberg
Arizona State University
Research interests: social, emotional, and moral development and predictors of adjustment
Phelps_Elizabeth_board-page Immediate Past President
Elizabeth A. Phelps
New York University
Research interests: Processing of emotion by the human brain, memory, social interaction, and decision-making
Gallistel_Charles_board-page President-Elect
C. Randy Gallistel
Rutgers University
Research interests: Animal cognition, the nature of learning, the psychophysics of abstract quantities (space, time, number and probability), and the neurobiology of memory
Roberta Klatzky Treasurer
Roberta L. Klatzky
Carnegie Mellon University
Research interests: Human perception and cognition (haptic perception, spatial cognition)
Gün Semin Secretary
Gün R. Semin
ISPA – Instituto Universitário, Portugal; Koç University, Turkey; and Utrecht University, The Netherlands
Research interests: Communication, social cognition, and language
Alan Kraut Executive Director
Alan G. Kraut
Association for Psychological Science
Carr_Tom_board-page Thomas H. Carr
Michigan State University
Research interests: How basic cognitive processes are brought to bear on task performance and control, under varying degrees of motivation
graham_sandra_board-page Sandra Graham
University of California, Los Angeles
Research interests: Academic motivation, peer aggression and victimization in racially/ethnically diverse schools, and juvenile delinquency, particularly in African American youth
Hebl_Mikki_board-page Michelle R. (Mikki) Hebl
Rice University
Research interests: Application of social psychological phenomena to industries and organizations
Karmiloff-Smith_Annette_board-page Annette Karmiloff-Smith
Birkbeck, University of London, UK
Research interests: Progressive developmental trajectories and the underlying cognitive processes that support them
Mendes_Wendy_board-page Wendy Berry Mendes
University of California, San Francisco
Research interests: Emotions and stress experienced in the brain and body
Suparna Rajaram Suparna Rajaram
Stony Brook University
Research interests: Cognitive and neural bases of human memory and amnesia, collaborative learning and remembering in young and older adults, social memory, and cognitive and social psychology