Congratulations to Dr. Jessica Bernard, Assistant Professor who has been recognized as an Association for Psychological Science Rising Star for her work on the role of the cerebellum in thought, including in dementia and psychosis.
Dr. Steve Maren, Claude H. Everett ’47 Jr. Chair of Liberal Arts, Professor of Psychological and Brain Sciences interviewed by Texas A&M Foundation regarding his research on trauma-related disorders. Read full story
Beginning in the fall of 2018, the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences will offer a Master’s of Science degree in Industrial/Organizational Psychology. Applications will be accepted through March 1, 2018. Details about the program can be found here.
Thanks to everyone who attended the “Psychology Majors Recharge for Finals” event in the Undergraduate Advising Office on December 6th. The cold, rainy weather made the cocoa, cider and cookies taste even better! Special thanks to our department head, Dr. Heather Lench, for making the event possible. Happy holidays!
Dr. Vani Mathur and Associates recently conducted a study to investigate the neural overlap distinction in neural response to pain inflicted on humans versus animals and nature. During this study participants were shown different scenes while they underwent an fMRI. This study was conducted in order to establish the known groups of images that should […]
Dr. Mindy Bergman, Professor of Industrial and Organizational Psychology was quoted in the Washington Post’s November 29th article titled “Sexual Assault Endured by Domestic Workers Overlooked in National Conversation.” Dr. Bergman stated “Women at or near the bottom, in terms of pay and standing are most frequently harassed and least likely to report it.” Read […]
Congratulations to Joshua Hicks, associate professor and associate department head of undergraduate studies and the psychology honors program, and Jinhyung Kim, doctoral student, both in the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, College of Liberal Arts, received a grant from the Foundation for Personality & Social Psychology to fund a project titled, “In Pursuit […]
Congratulations to Dr. Francis Quek, affiliated faculty member , professor, and Dr. Jinsil Hwaryoung Seo, assistant professor, both in the Department of Visualization, College of Architecture, and Dr. Takashi Yamauchi, associate professor in the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, College of Liberal Arts, received a grant from the National Science Foundation to support a […]
Congratulations to the following clinical area students who have earned Clinical Area Distinguished Graduate Student Awards for the 2017-2018 Academic Year. Each award comes with a monetary amount that can be used to travel to conferences, professional organization fees or research expenses. Jared Ruchensky Alex Busch Laura Osborne Elyse Mowle Fenan […]