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Jamil Zaki

Assistant Professor of Psychology
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450 Serra Mall, Bldg. 420, Room 132
650 725-5177

Research Summary

My research focuses on the cognitive and neural bases of social behavior, and in particular on how people understand each other's emotions (empathic accuracy), why they conform to each other (social influence), and why they choose to help each other (altruism).