Mario Beauregard PhD is an associate professor in the departments of radiology and psychology
at the Université de Montréal (Canada), where he earned his PhD in
neuroscience. He has held postdoctoral positions at the University of Texas
Medical School and McGill University. Beauregard’s research concerns the neural
substrate underlying self-consciousness, volition, and emotion regulation with
the use of functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), positron emission
tomography (PET), and multichannel EEG. Other major research interests involve
the mind-brain question and the neurobiology of spiritual transformation.