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.
Elizabeth Kensinger was awarded a grant from the National Science Foundation, in collaboration with Jessica Payne at Notre Dame, to examine how "Stress at learning interacts with sleep to optimally consolidate emotional memories." Posted 7/21/15.
Kelly Bennion was awarded the 2015 Scott Mesh Honorary Grant for Research in Psychology. Posted 7/21/15.
Gene Heyman has been awarded an Ignite Award for his research on attention allocation. Posted 7/8/15.
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.