Cendri Hutcherson

Assistant Professor of Psychology, University of Toronto
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Dr. Hutcherson studies the neural and computational bases of emotion, decision making and self-control in social and non-social contexts. She is the director of the Decision Neuroscience Laboratory, and has been an Assistant Professor of Psychology at the University of Toronto, with a cross-appointment at the Rotman School of Management, since 2015. She received her Bachelor's degree in psychology from Harvard University, a Ph.D. in psychology from Stanford University, and spent several years as a post-doctoral scholar studying neuroeconomics at the California Institute of Technology. She is a Co-Principal Investigator on Project 2, Social Inference and Altruism.