Russian-born psychology PhD student on 'quest for learning'
October 24, 2012
Psychology alum studies chronic pain and the brain as scientific director at NIH division.
October 3, 2012
New research finds obesity resulting from high fat, high sugar foods may impair brain, fuel overeating.
October 1, 2012
Providing students opportunities to learn about research-associated ethics and how to develop a career in the sciences.
July 9, 2012
The Department of Psychology now offers a graduate certificate in addiction and addictive behavior.
June 26, 2012
New psychology professor will launch the Center for Behavioral Neuroscience.
May 31, 2012
Upcoming Theses and Dissertation DefensesAnila D’Mello will defend her Master’s thesis on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 from 2-4 pm in Asbury 336. The title of Anila’s thesis is: Cerebellar Grey Matter and Lobular Volumes Correspond with Core Autistic Symptoms
Catherine Stoodley, Chair
Chandan Vaidya (Georgetown University)
Babita Das will defend her dissertation on Friday, April 18, 2014 from 1:30-4:30 pm in Asbury 336. The title of her dissertation is: is "AN INVESTIGATION OF THE ROLE OF MOTIVATION LEVEL IN PRODUCING PLACEBO EFFECTS IN SMOKERS".
Chair: Laura Juliano, Ph.D.
Maria Gomez, Ph.D.
Dave Kearns, Ph.D.
Andrew Waters, Ph.D., USUHS
Krista Davis will defend her Master’s thesis on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 from 12-2 pm in McKinley T01. The title is "The Sierra Bender Empowerment Method® and its Effects on Leadership and Motivation in Women".
The committee members are:
Dr. Deborah Norris (Chair)
Dr. Michele Carter
Dr. Maria Gomez
Dr. Lauren Rubenstein
Lia Stern will defend her Master’s thesis on April 25, 2014 from 10:30 am-12:30 pm in Asbury 336. The title of her thesis is "Convergent Validity and Utility of Empathic Accuracy Measures Across Therapists and Non-Therapists"
Dave Haaga, Chair