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.
Kelly Bennion and Elizabeth Kensinger have published a new paper entitled "Selective effects of sleep on emotional memory: What mechanisms are responsible?" in Translational Issues in Psychological Science. Posted 4/22/15.
Incoming faculty member Josh Hartshorne's new Psychological Science paper is in the news today. Posted 3/6/15.
Liane Young was awarded a university Research Across Disciplines and Schools (RADS) grant for her proposal “Knowledge is Power: The Impact of Education on Knowledge of and Attitude about Terrorism,” in collaboration with Peter Krause from the Political Science Department. Posted 2/26/15.
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.