Adam K Anderson

Chief Scientific Officer @ Neuronytics

Born in Brooklyn and raised in Staten Island, Adam received hisB.A. in cognitive science at Vassar College, doctoral training in cognitive psychology at Yale University, and post-doctoral training in cognitive neuroscience at Stanford University. In 2009, Adam was awarded the APA Early Career Award for Distinguished Scientific Contributions in cognitive and behavioral neuroscience and the Cognitive Neuroscience Society Young Investigator Award by the Cognitive Neuroscience Society. Adam is most well-known for having cracked the Brain’s Emotional Code, in a study published in 2014. Adam is currently leading Neuronytics’neuroscientific development by applying cutting edge brain science, high-performance biomarker data and AI to help curve chronic disease expansion. Adam has served on the editorial boards of Psychological Science, the Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, Emotion, Cognitive Affective and Behavioral Neuroscience, and on the founding editorial board of SCAN, Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, a journal dedicated to the new, rapidly growing field of social cognitive neuroscience. Adam presently serves as Associate Editor for the journal Emotion.