Jeffrey Cohn, Ph.D.


Contact

4327 Sennott Square 210 S. Bouquet St.

Pittsburgh, PA 15260

jeffcohn@pitt.edu

Phone:

412-624-8825

Fax:

412-624-5407

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Research Interests

Emotion, social interaction, and depression through automated measures of facial expression, body movement, and prosody.

Biography

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Accepting Graduate Students: Yes

Lab: Affect Analysis Group

Director, Principal Investigator: Jeffrey F. Cohn, Ph.D.

Location: 4322 Sennott Square

Contact: Affect Analysis Group

Graduate Student Advisees: 

  • Jeffrey Girard

Degrees

  • PhD, University of Massachusetts

Publications

  • Publication 1003

    Girard, J. M., Cohn, J. F., Mahoor, M. H., Mavadati, S. M., Rosenwald, D., & Torre, F. D. l. (2013). Manual and automatic analysis of facial affective reactivity in major depressive disorder. IEEE International Conference on Automatic Face and Gesture Recognition, Shanghai, China.

  • Publication 1005

    Sayette, M. A., Creswell, K. G., Dimoff, J. D., Fairbairn, C. E., Cohn, J. F., Heckman, B. W., et al. (In press). Alcohol and group formation: A multimodal investigation of the effects of alcohol on emotion and social bonding. Psychological Science.

  • Publication 1015

    Sayette, M. A., Creswell, K. G., Dimoff, J. D., Fairbairn, C. E., Cohn, J. F., Heckman, B. W., Kirchner, T. R., et al. (2012). Alcohol and group formation: A multimodal investigation of the effects of alcohol on emotion and social bonding. Psychological Science, 23, 869Ð878.

  • Publication 1016

    Fairbairn, C. E., Sayette, M. A., Levine, J. M., Cohn, J. F., Creswell, K. G. (2013). The effects of alcohol on the emotional displays of Whites in interracial groups. Emotion, 13,.468-477

  • Publication 765

    Cohn, J. F. (2010). Advances in behavioral science using automated facial image analysis and synthesis. IEEE Signal Processing Magazine.

  • Publication 763

    Ambadar, Z., Cohn, J.F., & Reed, L.I. (2009). All smiles are not created equal: Morphology and timing of smiles perceived as amused, polite, and embarrassed/nervous. Journal of Nonverbal Behavior, 33 (1), 17-34. PubMed PMID: 19554208; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2701206.

  • Publication 1006

    Yang, Y., Fairbairn, C., & Cohn, J.F. (2013). Detecting depression severity from intra- and interpersonal vocal prosody. IEEE Transactions on Affective Computing

  • Publication 1004

    Messinger, D. S., Mattson, W. I., Mohammad, M. H., & Cohn, J. F. (2012). The eyes have it: Making positive expressions more positive and negative expressions more negative. Emotion, 12(3), 430-436.