ERIC PETERSON

ERIC PETERSON
ERIC PETERSON Ph.D. in Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge Specialization: Developmental Psychology Dissertation: The development of global and local processing in school-aged children. Advisor: Jerome Kagan, Ph.D.
 
Biography
ERIC PETERSON Ph.D. in Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge Specialization: Developmental Psychology Dissertation: The development of global and local processing in school-aged children. Advisor: Jerome Kagan, Ph.D.TEACHING EXPERIENCE Courses Taught ? Human Growth and Development ? Cognition ? Social Psychology ? Graduate Seminar in Learning and Cognition ? Child and Adolescent Development ? Lifespan Development ? Graduate Seminar in Cognition and Development Courses Developed and taught ? Cognition (online) ? Graduate Seminar in Autism ? Undergraduate Special Topics Class in Autism ? Graduate Seminar in Social Cognitive Neuroscience Graduate Teaching Assistantships ? Introduction to Psychology ? Introduction to Cognition
 
Research Interest
Social cognitive neuroscience, intersection of cognitive and emotional processes, implicit and explicit processes that contribute to individual differences in mental state understanding, the impact of child maltreatment on the development of social cognition and later performance in college.