Department of Psychology
college of arts and sciences
Sara Cordes and Alexa Veenema have both been granted tenure and will be promoted to Associate Professor. Congratulations Sara and Alexa! Posted 2/22/16.
Liane Young and former doctoral student Laura Niemi have an op-ed on victim blaming in The New York Times June 26. Posted 6/27/16.
Kelly Bennion and members of Mike Chee's laboratory at Duke-National University of Singapore Medical School have published a new paper entitled "Sleep restriction can attenuate prioritization benefits on declarative memory consolidation" in the Journal of Sleep Research. Posted 6/23/16.
Kelly Bennion and Elizabeth Kensinger have published a new paper entitled "The impact of napping on memory for future-relevant stimuli: Prioritization among multiple salience cues" in the journal Behavioral Neuroscience. Posted 6/15/16.
Research in focus
Liane Young, assistant professor of psychology and the director of the Morality Lab at Boston College, talks about her research that focuses on the cognitive and neural basis of human moral judgment and behavior.