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Katie McAuliffe has won the 2017 Early Career Research Contributions Award from the Society for Research in Child Development. Congratulations Katie! Posted 12/9/16.

Liane Young is a 2017 recipient of the Sage Young Scholar Awards given by the Foundation for Personality and Social Psychology. These awards "acknowledge the outstanding contributions of young scholars in personality and social psychology." Posted 11/28/16.

Jessica Karanian received an APA Dissertation Award, which will be used to fund some of her dissertation research involving fMRI-guided TMS to assess the role of early visual regions during confident false memories for visual information. Posted 11/22/16.

Boston College has climbed to #22 in Forbes's America's Top Colleges. We are now in the top 25, up from #30.

Events

MARCH 13
Colloquium Speaker Series, Francesca Gino, Harvard University
3:30 pm, McGuinn 334

APRIL 24
Colloquium Speaker Series, Cristine Legare, University of Texas at Austin
3:30 pm, McGuinn 334

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.

 

Sara Cordes, assistant professor of psychology and principal investigator of the Infant and Child Cognition Lab, discusses some of the more than 20 research studies currently being conducted in the lab.