Christine Cox is a professor in the Center for Neurodevelopmental Disorders at the New York University Langone Medical Center. She is also a professor and researcher for the NeuroLeadership Institute. She received her Ph.D. in cognitive neuroscience from the University of Arizona.
Dr. Cox’s main areas of interest include the use of neuroimaging techniques (e.g., functional MRI) to investigate the neural correlates of social cognitive abilities, including empathy, emotion regulation, risk perception, and negative stereotypes and prejudice. She has taught classes on Morality in Childhood, Cognitive Psychology, Neuroimaging Methods, and Human Memory; has guest lectured and led educational courses for NLI; and has presented neuroscience research to a variety of organizations and industry conferences.
Dr. Cox has published in international peer-reviewed journals such as Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, NeuroImage, Biological Psychiatry, and PLoS ONE, as well as the NeuroLeadership Journal.