Lisa Feldman Barrett

Lisa Feldman Barrett

Lisa Feldman Barrett, Ph.D., is professor inthe department of Psychology at Boston College [ [ Boston College faculty profile] ] in Boston, and an Associate in Research at
Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Barrett is a social psychologist and researcher specializing in affective science and human emotion. [cite book
last = Niedenthal
first = Paula
coauthors = Silvia Krauth-Gruber, Francois Ric
title = "Psychology of Emotions: Interpersonal, Experiential and Cognitive Approaches."
publisher = Psychology Press
date = 2006
pages = pp. 53-61 et al
month = September
isbn = 1-8416-9402-9
] [ [ Publications and citations at Google Scholar] ] [ [ Medical News Today, 20 September 2007] ] Her main research is on the structure of
affect, having developedexperience-sampling methods [cite book
last = Hektner
first = Joel M.
coauthors = Jennifer A. Schmidt, Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
title = "Experience Sampling Method: Measuring the Quality of Everyday Life."
publisher = SAGE Publications
date = 2006
pages = p. 37 et al
month = September
isbn = 1-4129-4923-8
] and [ software] to study emotional experience.

In 2007, Dr. Barrett received an [ NIH Director's Pioneer Award] from the National Institutes of Health. [ [ Pioneer award announcement] ] In 2006, she received a Career Trajectory Award from the [ Society for Experimental Social Psychology] for her work in emotion. [ [ 2006 Career Trajectory Award] ] She is also a Fellow of the Association for Psychological Science, [ [ Fellow status in APS] ] the American Psychological Association, and the [ Society for Personality and Social Psychology] .

Dr. Barrett was born 1963 in Toronto, Canada.

ee also

* Affective neuroscience
* Linguistic relativity
* Conceptual-act model of emotion

External links

* [ Official site]
* [ Publications]
* [ ESP (Experience Sampling Program): free, open-source software for scientists]


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