Ad Vingerhoets

Ad Vingerhoets

Professor of Clinical Psychology
Tilburg University

What He Studies

When and why we cry, and how the study of crying may help us obtain better insight into human nature.

In the news

Why We Cry

New research is opening eyes to the psychology of tears.
— Monitor on Psychology

13 Things You Probably Don't Know About Tears

For such a universal experience, many of us know surprisingly little about the tears we cry. So we collected 13 lesser-known facts about tears—read 'em and weep. 
— The Huffington Post



Tilburg University
Department of Medical & Clinical Psychology
P.O. Box 90153
5000 LE Tilburg
The Netherlands

Phone: +31 13 466 2087