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  1. Principal Investigator
  2. Graduate Students
  3. Graduate Affiliates
  4. Research Assistants
  5. Alumni

Principal Investigator

C. Daryl Cameron, Ph. D.

  • Assistant Professor of Psychology
  • Research Associate in Rock Ethics Institute

cdc49@psu.edu

Motivation and the limits of empathy, affective dynamics of moral judgment

Graduate Students

Intersection of morality and mental simulation, particularly in regards to empathy
Emotional and cognitive motivations, decisionmaking surrounding empathy and altruism
Empathy regulation, moral behavior and judgment, effort-based decision-making, social neuroscience

Graduate Affiliates

Individuals’ sense of self in relation to the environment
Neurocomputational mechanisms of social decision-making and how personality modulates these processes
Social functions of emotions, how they shape moral judgement
Social class, political ideology, and how those affect one’s identity in a workplace context

Research Assistants

Social influence on ethics, empathy, and prejudice
In-group/out-group relations, specifically in regard to empathy in the social sphere
Psychosocial processes influencing human sexuality, gender identity and prejudice

Alumni

Daniel Lim

  • Post-Doc Alumni
How individual, group, and situational factors influence our perception of social emotions