June Gruber is an Assistant Professor of Psychology, and Affiliated Faculty in Cognitive Science, at Yale University. She received her Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology and B.A in Psychology from the University of California, Berkeley. She is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist in the State of Connecticut.
Dr. Gruber’s research interests focus on examining how positive emotional features relate to psychological disturbance. Her work examines both people at risk for, and diagnosed with, bipolar disorder as a prime candidate to study positive emotion disturbance, as well as healthy community samples focusing on understanding the normative function of positive emotion states.
Dr. Gruber’s research has recently been featured in the BBC, Boston Globe, the Telegraph, CBS, MSNBC, USA Today, Science Daily, Men’s Health, and Psychology Today. She was also recently named a “Rising Star” by the Association for Psychological Science (APS).