Department of Psychology
college of arts and sciences
Liane Young and Ehri Ryu have both been granted tenure and will be promoted to Associate Professor. Congratulations Liane and Ehri! Posted 2/26/15.
Christina Reppucci and Gorica Petrovich have published a paper in the journal Brain Structure and Function entitled "Organization of connections between the amygdala, medial prefrontal cortex, and lateral hypothalamus: a single and double retrograde tracing study in rats." Posted 8/17/15.
Lauren Anderson and Gorica Petrovich have published a paper in the journal Physiology & Behavior entitled "Renewal of conditioned responding to food cues in rats: Sex differences and relevance of estradiol." Posted 8/17/15.
Caroline Smith and Alexa Veenema published a paper in the Journal of Neuroendocrinology entitled "Social novelty investigation in the juvenile rat: modulation by the mu-opioid system." Posted 7/31/15. [More on their paper]
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.