Philip Gable

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Psychological and Brain Sciences

Graduate Director

Interdisciplinary Neuroscience Graduate Program

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Areas of Expertise

  • Research investigates the interplay of emotion, motivation, personality and cognition, with a focus on how emotions influence our thoughts, motivate our behaviors and are expressed in the brain.
  • Examines the neural and motivational bases of substance misuse and recovery.
  • Latest research, funded by National Science Foundation, documents the emotions, perceptions and behaviors of Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic, looking at the evolving approach to wearing masks and how people perceive the passage of time during the lockdown.

Contact Information

(302) 831-2271