The work of our long-term colleague, Jeff Fisher and his close collaborator, William Fisher, has garnered a career award from the Society for Personality and Social Psychology for Applications for their work developing theory-based interventions for health-threat prevention behavior and why people may refuse help. Heartfelt congratulations!
PhD students Andrew Cortopassi and Gabriel Camacho attended the Summer Institute in Social and Personality Psychology (SISSP) hosted by New York University in 2019.
Congratulations to our recent PhDs, Dr. Talea Cornelius, who has begun a post-doctoral position at Columbia University Medical Center (her page) and Dr. Brad Weisz, who has become an Assistant Professor at California State University at Long Beach (his page). We are very proud of your successes and we miss you both.
Four of our current PhD students will be presenting their research at the upcoming SPSP conference in Jan. 2017 in San Antonio: Elif Ikizer, Gabriel Camacho, Brad Weisz, and Gloriana Rodriguez-Arauz. In addition, SPSP granted diversity travel awards to Gabriel Camacho and Brad Weisz.
The journal Nature has named the article that Reuben M. Baron and David A. Kenny published in 1986 in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology one of the top 100 most-cited research publications of all time, entering the list at number 33. The publications on the top 100 list were published between 1925 and […]
Graduate student Nadya Soto received an honorable mention in the competition for the Ford Foundation graduate fellowship.
Program affiliate Bert Hodges and alumnus Ben Meagher published: Hodges, B. H., Meagher, B. R., Norton, D. J., McBain, R., & Sroubek, A. (2014). Speaking from ignorance: Not agreeing with others we believe are correct. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 106, 218-234. doi: 10.1037/a0034662.
Program affiliate Bert Hodges hosted the conference and graduate student workshop: Finding Common Ground: Social, Ecological, and Cognitive Perspectives on Language Use, along with Carol Fowler, June 12-14, 2014 at University of Connecticut.
David A. Kenny awarded 2012 Distinguished Scientist Award from the Society for Experimental Social Psychology!
David A. Kenny awarded inaugural (2012) Methodological Innovation Award from the Society for Personality and Social Psychology! The citation reads as follows: David Kenny is a giant among methodologists in psychology. His record of methodological innovation within social and personality psychology is unparalleled. His influential early article on mediation was followed by many other contributions. Widely […]