W. Smith Lecture Series
Paul J. Zak
Recent Research on Brain Chemistry:
A Revolution in the Science of Good and Evil
November 13, 2012 / 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Whitsett Room / Sierra Hall 451
Paul J. Zak and Richard W. Smith, Ph.D.
J. Zak is Professor of Economics and Department Chair, as well as
the founding Director of the Center for Neuroeconomics Studies at
Claremont Graduate University. Dr. Zak also serves as Professor of
Neurology at Loma Linda University Medical Center, and is a Senior
Researcher at UCLA. He has degrees in mathematics and economics from
San Diego State University, a Ph.D. in economics from University of
Pennsylvania, and post-doctoral training in neuroimaging from
Professor Zak is credited with the first published use of the term "neuroeconomics"
and has been a vanguard in this new discipline that integrates
neuroscience and economics.