The Stavishes generously provided the funds to create the Wendy and Mark Stavish Chair in Social Sciences. The Endowed Chair was awarded to Distinguished Professor Gary Wells of the psychology department in 2010.
Social psychology graduate student, Kristen Slapinski, wins Psi Chi grant. Congratulations to Kristen Slapinski, social psychology graduate student working with Max Guyll and Stephanie Madon, for receiving a grant from Psi Chi ($1,500) for her proposal titled “Does contextual information improve the detection of deceptive behavioral cues?”.
Congratulations! Ian Adams is featured in the current Student Spotlight series. The Student Spotlight series is designed to recognize the achievements of psychology majors. Nominations may be submitted by faculty, staff, and fellow students. If you would like to nominate a student to be spotlighted, please email your nominations to firstname.lastname@example.org. Students selected to be … Continue reading Congratulations! Ian Adams is featured in the Student Spotlight.
Congratulations to our counseling graduate students for obtaining internship placements: Amanda Buduris – Oregon State University Stacy Ko – VA Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Center Jennifer Major – University of Delaware Lily Mathison – New Mexico State University Julio Rivas – Florida Atlantic University CAPS Mary Schenkenfelder – Nebraska Internship Consortium Andrew Seidman – University … Continue reading Congratulations! Counseling students receive internship placements.
Dr. Javaune Adams-Gaston, ISU psychology alumna, has been named President of Norfolk State University. Dr. Adams-Gaston received her PhD in Counseling Psychology in 1983. She worked with Emeritus Professor Fred Borgen.
Social psychology graduate student, Kristen Slapinski, wins the Association for Psychological Science grant competition. Congratulations to Kristen Slapinski, social psychology graduate student working with Max Guyll and Stephanie Madon, for receiving a grant from APS ($500). Her project will provide the first empirical test of the hypothesis that contextual information related to a crime (e.g., … Continue reading Congratulations! Research grant awarded to Kristin Slapinski
Social psychology graduate student, Kristen Slapinski, receives the Diversity Research Award from the American Psychology-Law Society. Congratulations to Kristen Slapinski, social psychology graduate student working with Max Guyll and Stephanie Madon, for receiving a grant from AP-LS ($1,000) to examine why members of socially stigmatized groups are over‑represented among individuals who have been wrongfully convicted. … Continue reading Congratulations! Research Grant Awarded to Kristen Slapinski
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Dr. Kayla Burd, receives the Small Research Grant from the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. Congratulations to Dr. Kayla Burd, post-doctoral fellow with Stephanie Madon and Max Guyll, for receiving a grant from SPSP ($1,500) to fund her research on racial and ethnic bias within juries.
Dr. Craig Anderson and his graduate student Andreas Miles-Novelo published an article in Current Climate Change Report in which they showed that climate change increases the likelihood of violence. More information about their research can be found here.