Naomi Eisenberger

Naomi Eisenberger
Naomi Eisenberger
Assistant Professor, Social Psychology; Director or Social and Affective Neuroscience Laboratory, UCLA

Naomi Eisenberger has a BS in psychobiology and a PhD in social psychogy (2005) from the University of California, Los Angeles. She is an assistant professor in UCLA’s Social Psychology program, director of the Social and Affective Neuroscience Laboratory, and codirector of the Social Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory. Her research focuses on using behavioral, physiological, and neuroimaging techniques to understand how the human need for social connection has left its mark on our minds, brains, and bodies.