Ken Abrams, Associate Professor of Psychology,chaired a symposium titled "Developing International Programs in Psychology," at the annual meeting of the International Conference on Psychology Education (ICOPE) in Flagstaff, Arizona. The title of his talk within the symposium was "Developing and Leading a Term-Long Study Abroad Program." He also served as an invited panelist on a panel titled "Developing Student and Faculty International Partnerships, Activities, and Exchanges."
Julia Strand, Assistant Professor of Psychology, along with Carleton student collaborators and co-authors Allison Cooperman '13 and Jonathon Rowe '14, presented research on audiovisual integration in speech recognition at the 2014 meeting of the Association for Psychological Science in San Francisco.
- March 5, 2014
Julie Neiworth, Professor of psychology and director of neuroscience, has recently published an article in the Journal of Comparative Psychology entitled " Gestalt Principle Use in College Students, Children With Autism, Toddlers (Homo sapiens), and Cotton Top Tamarins (Saguinus oedipus)", with 10 Carleton student co-authors.
Neil Lutsky, William R. Kenan, Jr., Professor of Psychology, presented a paper titled "Personality Traits In Extremis: Are Trait Correlations Representative of General Patterns?" at the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, held in Austin, Texas, February 13 through 15.
- January 4, 2014
Sarah Meerts, Assistant Professor of Psychology, co-authored with Rosemary S. Schairer ('12), Molly E. Farry-Thorn ('13), Elliot G. Johnson ('13), and Helen K. Strnad ('14) an article in Hormones and Behavior titled "Previous Sexual Experience Alters the Display of Paced Mating Behavior in Female Rats."
- December 9, 2013
Ken Abrams, Associate Professor of Psychology, co-authored with two colleagues at the University of Florence an article in the journal Depression and Anxiety titled "Effects of Nicotine Withdrawal on Panic-Like Response to Breath Holding: A Placebo-Controlled, Double-Blind, Cross-Over Patch Study."
- November 28, 2013
Julia Strand, Assistant Professor of Psychology, published an article with Andrea Simenstad ('13), Allison Cooperman ('13), and Jonathon Rowe ('14) in Memory & Cognition titled "Grammatical context constrains lexical competition in spoken word recognition."
- September 19, 2013
Kathleen M. Galotti, Professor and Director of Cognitive Science, was recently granted an endowed chair. She is now the William H. Laird Professor of Cognitive Science.
Julie Neiworth, professor of psychology and director of neuroscience, was recently elected a "Fellow" by the Association for Psychological Science (APS), an honor given for sustained and outstanding distinguished contributions to psychological science.
Julia Strand, Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology, along with Carleton student collaborators and co-authors Andrea Simenstad '13, Allison Cooperman '13, and Jonathon Rowe '14, presented research on spoken word recognition at the Association for Psychological Science annual meeting in Washington D.C. on May 25.
- April 22, 2013
Kara Sage, Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology, received an APA Division 7 Early Career Research Grant to launch a new research project entitled "iLearn: Can utilizing tablet technology reduce the 2D deficit effect in children’s learning?"