Tursky Award, Society for Psychophysiological Research, 1999
University of Washington Psychology Departmental Honors Program, 1991-1993
Psi Chi, National Honor Society in Psychology, 1992
Golden Key National Honor Society, 1992
Under review, RO1-MH-08-070, “Neural mechanisms of social emotion regulation,” total direct costs, $1,000,000.
2007-2008 PI American Psychological Foundation Wayne F. Placek Award, total direct costs $75,000
2004-2009 Co-Investigator NIH RO1-MH066902 “Trait and State Frontal Brain Activity in Depression.” total direct costs $1,125,000.
2000-2001 University of Arizona Center for Consciousness Studies Research Grant (Underwritten by the Fetzer Institute)
1997-2000 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow
1997-1998 University of Arizona Graduate Research Fellow
Research Methods in Psychology 1997-2002
Introductory Psychology, 1998, 2001
Graduate statistics 2000-2001
Abnormal Psychology, 2005-2007
Affective Neuroscience, 2005-2007
Experimental Psychopathology, 2006-2007.
Social Baseline Theory
Neural bases of emotion and emotion regulation
Couple and family interaction in the social regulation of emotion
Frontal EEG Asymmetry
Functional brain imaging
Personality and individual differences
Research Methodology and Philosophy of Science
*** (Note: On publications listed below, “*” indicates University of Virginia byline) ***
*Coan, J. A. & Allen, J. J. B. (2007). Handbook of Emotion Elicitation and Assessment. New York, NY:
Oxford University Press. Gottman, J., McCoy, K., Coan, J., & Collier, H. (1995). The specific affect coding system (SPAFF) for
observing emotional communication in marital and family interaction. Mahway, NJ: Erlbaum.
*Coan, J. A., Steiner, A. R. W., & Schaefer, H. S. (invited contribution, in preparation). The social regulation of emotion. Chapter to appear in J.Decety and J. T. Cacioppo (Eds.) Handbook of Social Neuroscience. New York, Oxford University Press. *Coan, J. A. (in press). Toward a neuroscience of attachment. Chapter to appear in J. Cassidy and P. R. Shaver (Eds.) Handbook of attachment: Theory, research, and clinical applications (2nd edition). New York: Guilford Press.