Melike Fourie, Ph.D., an affiliate member of the Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience, investigates empathy using crossdisciplinary methods as a postdoctoral research fellow at the University of Cape Town.
Fourie’s recent research utilizes video footage from the South African Truth and Reconciliation
Committee (TRC) to explore the concept of the complexity of empathy in ecologically valid
and socially significant way.
Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience