I hold a professorship for General Psychology (emotion and motivation) at the University of Greifswald, Germany. My research interests include: * Cognitive approaches to emotion * The psychology of surprise * History of emotion psychology and philosophy * Evolutionary approaches of emotion * Facial expression of emotion * Philosophy of science (structuralism). For more information, go to http://www.phil.uni-greifswald.de/sozial/psychologie/lehrstuehle/allgemeine-psychologie-ii/personal/homepage-rainer-reisenzein.html and check out 'Publications'.