Adam Anderson

Adam Anderson
  • Associate Professor of Psychology, Affect and Cognition Laboratory - ACLAB, University of Toronto, Canada

Studies, Vassar College, Yale and Stanford. Currently, Assoc. Professor of Psychology, Canada Research Chair in Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, and Co-Director, Affect and Cognition Lab, Univ. of Toronto; research takes perspectives from body, brain and mind to understand adaptive nature of emotions. Launched www.theflourishingbrain.com to share insights from the brain for the well-being and adaptability of the mind. Recipient of awards: inaugural Templeton Prize in Positive Neuroscience; Distinguished Scientific Contributions Early Career Award, American Psychological Association.