About the article
Andrea C. Samson
Andrea Samson completed her PhD in Psychology (University of Fribourg, Switzerland) on cognitive humor processing, Theory of Mind and its neuronal correlates. She is currently a postdoctoral researcher at the Department of Psychology, Stanford University. Her research interests focus on neural correlates of humor, emotion regulation, Autism, and mixed emotions.
Oswald Huber is Emeritus Professor of General Psychology at the University of Fribourg, Switzerland. His scientific interests include risky decision-making. He is also a successfully published cartoonist.
Willibald Ruch completed his PhD in Psychology (University of Graz, Austria) on a three-mode model of humor appreciation and personality. He is currently a full Professor of Personality and Assessment in the Department of Psychology, Zurich University. His research interests are in the fields of humor, laughter, emotions, facial expression and positive psychology.
Published Online: 2013-07-13
Published in Print: 2013-07-12