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Research News


Karen Rosen published a new book, Social and Emotional Development: Attachment Relationships and the Emerging Self (Palgrave Macmillan, 2016). Posted 1/19/16.

Thalia Goldstein, BC Psychology Ph.D. 2010, was awarded APA Division 10’s Daniel E. Berlyne Award for Outstanding Research by an Early Career Scholar. Posted 2/8/16. [more]

Barry Schneider is the 2016 recipient of the Buhrmester Memorial Award for Career Contributions to Research by the Society for Research on Adolescence. Posted 2/3/16.

Katie McAuliffe's research on how fairness develops in seven cultures is published in Nature. Posted 1/7/16.

Maureen Ritchey

Maureen Ritchey will join our department in July 2016.


Colloquium Series
Rebecca Shansky, Northeastern University
McGuinn 334
3:30 pm

Colloquium Series
Guangjian Zhang, Notre Dame
McGuinn 334
3:30 pm

Colloquium Series
Jessica Black,
Boston College
McGuinn 334
3:30 pm

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.