Robert Emmons is a Professor of Psychology for University of California – Davis, Department of Psychology. He is Editor-in-Chief of The Journal of Positive Psychology, a position he has held since 2005. He has is also the recipient of a number of awards, including the 2010 William James Awards, APA Division 36 and the 2008 Henry A. Murray Award APA Division 8. He is widely published. A few of his works include:
Emmons, R.A., & McCullough, M.E. (Eds.). (2004) The psychology of gratitude. New York: Oxford University Press.
E. Emmons, R.A. (2008). Gratitude, subjective well-being, and the brain. In R.J. Larsen & M. Eid (Eds.), The Science of Subjective Well-Being. (pp. 469-489). New York: The Guilford Press