Tor Wager

Professor
Academic Appointments

Director of Brain Imaging Center
Diana L. Taylor Distinguished Professor

Tor Wager is the Diana L. Taylor Distinguished Professor in Neuroscience at Dartmouth College. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Michigan in Cognitive Psychology in 2003, and served as an Assistant (2004-2008) and Associate Professor (2009) at Columbia University, and as Associate (2010-2014) and Full Professor (2014-2019) at the University of Colorado, Boulder. Since 2004, he has directed the Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience laboratory, a research lab devoted to work on the neurophysiology of affective processes—pain, emotion, stress, and empathy—and how they are shaped by cognitive and social influences. Dr. Wager and his lab are also dedicated to developing analysis methods for functional neuroimaging and sharing ideas, tools, and scientific data with the scientific community and public. See https://sites.dartmouth.edu/canlab and https://canlab.github.io for papers, data, tools, and code.

603-646-2196
352 Moore Hall
HB 6207
Department(s): 
Psychological and Brain Sciences
Education: 
B.A. Principia College
Ph. D. University of Michigan, Ann Arbor