The Psychology Department Welcomes Dr. Matthew Vess. Dr. Vess received his PhD in 2010 in Social & Personality Psychology from the University of Missouri. He was an Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology at Montana State University from 2013-2017. His research interests include the study of how people manage existential concerns about personal mortality, […]
Please help us in welcoming back Dr. Rachel Hull to the Psychology Department. Dr. Hull received her Ph.D., from the Texas A&M Psychology Department in 2003 and joined the department as a Lecturer in 2005. In 2007 she was promoted to Instructional Assistant Professor and went on to serve as Assistant Head of the department […]
Congratulations to Dr. Isaac Sabat on being awarded a National Science Foundation grant. Dr. Sabat and his colleagues proposed a project titled “REvolutionizing Diversity Of Engineering (REDO-E).”
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
Dr. Steve Maren accepts invitation to serve as a member of the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory Study Section, Center for Scientific Review beginning July 1, 2017. Members are selected on the basis of their demonstrated competence and achievement in their scientific journals, and other significant scientific activities, achievements and honors. He along with the […]
Mental health assessments are used in our legal system to make decisions about culpability for adults and children. Dr. John Edens tackled this important issue by editing a special issue of APA’s Psychological Assessment. The issue focused on how well assessment measures perform in the “real world” and what they can and cannot tell us […]
Congratulations to Juan Carlos (JC) Batarse on accepting a Consultant position at DCI Consulting in Washington, DC. JC will begin the position on July 24, 2017.