Jennifer Goetz


Jennifer Goetz

       Dr. Goetz is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology of University of Middlebury. She graduated from University of California, Berkeley with a Ph.D. in Social Psychology. Her research centers on the function of emotion in everyday life, emotional expression, and cultural influences on emotion processes. One line of her research focuses on emotional reactions to others’ distress and suffering— in particular empathy, sympathy, and compassion. In another line of work, she examines the influence of Chinese epistemologies on the experience of emotion. She has also studied the use of human expression and morphology to improve human-robot interaction. She made presentations at many international conferences.


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