Dr. Annmarie MacNamara is clinical psychologist who joined our faculty last year. Work in her Multimethod Affect and Cognition (MAC) lab uses brain and psychophysiological measures to study emotional responses in psychiatric health and disease. The long-term goal of her research is to reduce the cost and suffering associated with emotional disorders (e.g., anxiety, depression) […]
Erlanger (Earl) Turner was a graduate student in clinical psychology at TAMU from 2004 through 2009. He is now a faculty member at the University of Houston, Downtown. Hi Earl, What are the main topics of your research? My research is focused broadly on mental health disparities and health equity. To date, I’ve published research […]
Dr. Sherecce Fields, Clinical Psychologist conducts research on behaviors including smoking, obesity and eating disorders in adolescents. Click here to read an interview with Dr. Fields.
Dr. Isaac Sabat is a first year professor at Texas A & M. His research deals with barriers in the workplace that limit the effectiveness and well-being of stigmatized employees, including employees who are stigmatized on the basis of race, gender, disabilities, or sexual orientation among others. Dr. Sabat is associated with the department’s diversity […]
Congratulations to Dr. Steve Maren who will be joining a group of prominent scientists on the Scientific Council for the Brain and Behavior Research Foundation. Each year, the Scientific Council volunteers their time to review more than 1,200 grant applications, recommends the best ideas from scientists around the world, and mentors NARSAD Young Investigator Grantees. […]
Congratulations to Dr. Brian Anderson who has been selected for a NARSAD Young Investigator Grant to support his research. The NARSAD Young Investigator Grant provides support for the most promising young scientists conducting neurobiological research. This Two-year award is provided to enable promising investigators to either extend research fellowship training or begin careers as independent […]
Congratulations to Omar Sial, graduate student of Behavioral and Cellular Neuroscience in the Department of Psychology who has been selected to receive the Stuart Moldaw Scholarship on behalf of Ross Stores in the amount of $2,200.00 to be used for education-related expenses.
Congratulations to Dr. Ashley Kroon Van Diest Clinical Psychologist who received her PhD. in 2015 and her license as a psychologist for the state of Ohio in October 2016. She will be starting a new position as Pediatric Psychologist at Cleveland Clinic Children’s Hospital. She will also hold a position of Clinical Assistant Professor at […]
June 27th was National PTSD Awareness Day. Haley Venglar with the College of Liberal Arts and class of ’19 student sat down with Dr. Steve Maren of the Psychology Department who studies Behavioral and Cellular Neuroscience and mental health issues such as (PTSD) Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Click HERE to read entire story. You will also […]
Dr. Rebecca Schlegel, Associate Professor of Social Psychology participates in teaching workshop. The workshops focus is about how issues of self and identity are central to getting children excited about STEM. See full story