Ellen Herbener

PhD, Harvard University

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences



Phone: (312) 413-4612

email: eherbener@psych.uic.edu

Web Site: Ellen Herbener Departmental Page


Research Interests:

Dr. Herbener has a dual appointment in the Departments of Psychiatry and Psychology at the University of Illinois at Chicago.  She is a member of the Clinical Psychology Division in the Psychology department, and a member of the Center for Cognitive Medicine and the Psychosis Clinic in the Psychiatry Department.  Her research focuses on abnormalities in emotional and social functioning in individuals with schizophrenia.  She uses both affective neuroscience behavioral paradigms and functional imaging to identify mechanisms contributing to anhedonia and avolition in this population.