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Cognitive Psychology Invited Lecture Dr. Karl Szpunar – September 24, 2018

On September 24, 2018, Dr. Karl K. Szpunar will be at ISU delivering a lecture entitled “The Psychology of Future Thinking: From Personal to Collective Cognition.”  His lecture will be held in Physics 0039 at 12:10 pm. Dr. Szpunar’s research program uses novel behavioral and neuroimaging techniques to identify adaptive uses on memory in future-oriented … Continue reading Cognitive Psychology Invited Lecture Dr. Karl Szpunar – September 24, 2018

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Distinguished Visitors Wendy and Mark Stavish to visit ISU on October 12th

Wendy and Dr. Mark Stavish, establishers of the first endowed chair position in the social sciences at ISU, will be on campus October 12th. Dr. Stavish worked in human relations for Mobil Oil, Pepsi Cola, and AOL. He holds an adjunct appointment at George Washington University where he teaches healthcare strategy, informatics, and leadership. Dr. … Continue reading Distinguished Visitors Wendy and Mark Stavish to visit ISU on October 12th

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Psychology Colloquium – Dr. Ryan Fitzgerald

“What is the Recipe for a a Good Lineup” Dr. Ryan Fitzgerald University of Portsmouth Portsmouth, England Dr. Fitzgerald’s talk is part of the Psychology/Law visiting speaker series in the Psychology Department. The Psychology/Law visitor series is funded by the Wendy and Mark Stavish Chair in the Social Sciences. When: Friday September 15 at 4:10pm Where: East … Continue reading Psychology Colloquium – Dr. Ryan Fitzgerald

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Gary Wells Recipient of Lifetime Achievement Award

The APS James McKeen Cattell Fellow Award recognizes APS Members for a lifetime of outstanding contributions to the area of applied psychological research. Recipients research addresses a critical problem in society at large. Honorees are recognized annually at the APS Convention. Cattell, an experimental psychologist, developed research techniques that allow for the study of groups of people … Continue reading Gary Wells Recipient of Lifetime Achievement Award

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Mary Still to Talk on Assessing the Intuitiveness of a Design, Not so Intuitive

REVISED DATE AND TIME Mary Still, ISU Ph.D. Psychology Graduate (2009), currently at Old Dominion University, will be delivering an HCI related psychology colloquium on Wednesday, June 21, at 11:00 am.  The colloquium is currently scheduled for Lago W139.  A description of the talk is appended below.  All are welcome to attend. Assessing the Intuitiveness of a … Continue reading Mary Still to Talk on Assessing the Intuitiveness of a Design, Not so Intuitive

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Campbell/Borgen Seminar

Please plan to attend the Campbell/Borgen Seminar on March 30 at 4:00 in Kildee 0108.  The Campbell/Borgen Graduate International Travel Award winners will present a short talk on their experiences with time for questions afterwards.  Refreshments will be served.  Those presenting include Stacy Ko (Research Trip to South Korea in the summer of 2016), Rachel … Continue reading Campbell/Borgen Seminar

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Gordon W. Allport Speaker Series

David Funder-University of CA-Riverside Iowa State University and the Department of Psychology presents the Gordon W. Allport Speaker Series guest speaker, David Funder.  Dr. Funder will speak on “Accuracy in Personality Judgment:  A (Very) Long View” on Friday, February 17th at noon in W162 Lagomarcino.