Matthew Lieberman Headshot
Report a problem with this profile
[email protected]

Matthew Lieberman      

Professor and Social Cognitive Neuroscience Lab Director at UCLA Department of Psychology, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences

Matthew Lieberman conducts research into the neural bases of social cognition and social experience, with particular emphasis on the neural bases of emotion regulation, persuasion, social rejection, self-knowledge, theory of mind, and fairness. His research interests also include Social Cognitive Neuroscience, Neural Bases of Automatic and Controlled Social Cognition & Affect and Neural Bases of Personality. Social cognitive neuroscience focuses on how the human brain carries out social information processing. Lieberman uses functional neuroimaging (fMRI) and neuropsychology to test new hypotheses regarding social cognition.Lieberman is the founding editor of the journal Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience.In 2007, he won the APA Distinguished Scientific Award for Early Career Contribution to Psychology.In 2011 he was the recipient of UCLA Gold Shield Faculty Prize Lieberman's work has been funded by the National Institute of Mental Health,National Science Foundation, Guggenheim Foundation,DARPA,and the Office of Naval Research.

Related Speakers View all

More like Matthew