Susan Peirce Thompson, PhD

Susan Peirce Thompson, PhD

Doctor of Brain and Cognitive Science

Susan Peirce Thompson, PhD, is an Adjunct Associate Professor of Brain and Cognitive Sciences at the University of Rochester and an expert in the psychology of eating. She earned her B.A. in Cognitive Science from UC Berkeley in 1997, graduating summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa. She then received both her Master's and PhD from the University of Rochester. Currently, Dr. Thompson is President of the Institute for Sustainable Weight Loss and CEO of Bright Line Eating Solutions, a company dedicated to sharing the psychology and neuroscience of sustainable weight loss.