Peter Lang, Ph.D.

Graduate Research Professor
(Ph.D., 1958, University of Buffalo)

Director, NIMH Center for the Study of Emotion and Attention (CSEA)

Fellow: Divisions 6, 12, 26, 38 American Psychological Association

Interests: Emotion, Anxiety and Phobia, psychophysiology, brain imaging, Cognitive Neuroscience.

  • Career Development Award (1967) and Research MERIT Award (1987) from the National Institute of Mental Health.
  • Distinguished Scientist Award from the Society for a Science of Clinical Psychology (1980).
  • Award for Distinguished Contributions to Psychophysiology from the Society for Psychophysiological Research (1990).
  • Distinguished Scientific Contribution Award from the American Psychological Association (1993).
  • Honorary doctoral degrees from the University of Tübingen, 1978 (Germany), Uppsala University, 1975 (Sweden), University of Granada, 2007 (Spain), University Jaumé 1, 2008 (Spain)