Arthur Shapiro appearing on Brain Games series and is in finals again for the Best Illusion of the Year Contest.
April 26, 2013
Spring Arts Management Colloquium brings together artists and psychologists to explore what happens when people view art.
March 22, 2013
On Wednesday, February 27, AU Library’s Books and Beyond will highlight AU Project 2030 initiative.
February 5, 2013
Psychology master’s student Alanna Covington explores connection between disgust and blood, injection and injury phobia.
December 17, 2012
Doctoral student teaches techniques to achieve calmness and control in life.
November 29, 2012
Russian-born psychology PhD student on 'quest for learning'
October 24, 2012
Upcoming Theses and Dissertation Defenses
Lennea Bower will defend her Master’s thesis on Tuesday, March 18, 2014 from 10 am-12 pm in Asbury 336.
Title: Sympathetic Magical Thinking in Decision Making: Differences for Animate and Inanimate Decision Targets
Dr. Zehra Peynircioglu, Chair
Dr. Scott Parker
Dr. Paula McCabe (Associate Director, University Honors Program)
Kathryn Ross will be defending her dissertation on Tuesday, April 1st, 2014 from 2:30pm-5:30 pm in Asbury 336. The title of her dissertation is: Smoking through a topography device alters some aspects of smoking behavior and reward.
Committee Members are:
Chair: Laura Juliano
Stephen Heishman (from NIDA)
Babita Das will defend her dissertation on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 from 1-4 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.
Dave Kearns, Ph.D.
John Glowa, Ph.D. (from National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine).
Devon Shook will defend his Master’s thesis on Thursday, April 10, 2014 from 4-6 pm in Asbury 336. The title of his thesis is: Medial and Bilateral Lesions are Necessary for Development of Posterior Fossa Syndrome in Children.
Dr. Catherine Stoodley, Chair
Dr. Zehra Peynircioglu
Dr. Lauren McGrath
Anila 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)