We study the processes that give rise to emotions

Welcome to the Carolina Affective Science Lab at the University of North Carolina. We study the psychological and neural processes that give rise to emotions. Check out our Photos page for lab activities and events and see here for information on how to Join the lab.

Recent lab news: Our research on the role of the body in emotion—and why hungry people get irritable—is covered in Time, Newsweek, NPR and The Conversation. See more lab News.