C. Daryl Cameron

Assistant Professor of Psychology and Research Associate in the Rock Ethics Institute, Pennsylvania State University

Daryl Cameron is an assistant professor in the Department of Psychology and ethics core faculty member in the Rock Ethics Institute, where he directs the Empathy & Moral Psychology (EMP) Lab. He received his Ph.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and his B.A. in Philosophy and Psychology from the College of William and Mary. He completed a summer post-doctoral appointment at the Duke University Kenan Institute for Ethics, and was a Fellow at the Stanford University Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education (CCARE). Daryl is a member of the Moral Psychology Research Group, an interdisciplinary group of psychologists, neuroscientists, and philosophers who study moral cognition. Before coming to Penn State, he was a faculty member at the University of Iowa.

Daryl’s research has been funded by multiple grants from the National Science Foundation. His work has been published in venues such as the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, Psychological Science, and Personality and Social Psychology Review, and in popular outlets such as the New York Times.

Experience

  • 2016–present
    Assistant Professor of Psychology and Research Associate in the Rock Ethics Institute, The Pennsylvania State University
  • 2013–2016
    Assistant Professor of Psychology, University of Iowa

Education

  • 2013 
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Ph.D.