Professor of Psychology and Social Behavior
Ph.D. The University of Chicago
4568 Social and Behavioral Sciences Gateway
Psychology and Social Behavior
Linda J. Levine, Ph.D. – Professor of Psychology and Social Behavior, Director of the Cognition and Emotion Laboratory, and Fellow of the Center for the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory at the University of California, Irvine. Professor Levine received a Master’s degree from Harvard University’s Graduate School of Education and a Ph.D. in psychology from The University of Chicago. Her research examines people’s ability to predict how they will feel in the future and remember how they felt in the past, how biases in predicted and remembered emotion influence people’s decisions, cognitive and motivational processes that evoke specific emotions, the effects of emotions on memory, and the strategies that children and adults use to regulate emotion.