Professor David DeSteno wrote the cover story for the most recent edition of Pacific Standard.
Peter Bex, a vision scientist and newly appointed psychology professor, works to detect, diagnose, and monitor visual impairment. His research goal, he says, is to maximize people’s remaining vision.
Professor Judith Hall presented a talk entitled “Empathy and Accuracy in the Clinical Encounter” at the annual EMPathy Symposium at the American Psychological Association.
Professor Adam Reeves of the Psychology Department recently had the opportunity to visit China and give a talk at Chengdu University.
Dr. Harry Mackay, Northeastern University professor emeritus, recently received the Distinguished Career Award of the Experimental Analysis of Human Behavior Special Interest Group.
Kirsten Johnson, a graduate student, was recently awarded a grant from The Society for the Study of Peace, Conflict, and Violence: Peace Psychology!
Charlie Karis, retired professor emeritus, passed away on June 7, 2014 at his home in Peabody, MA.
On Thursday, May 1, the Psychology Department held its graduation ceremony for the Class of 2014!
A number of psychology students recently presented their work at the Northeastern University third annual RISE expo, and two of their projects won awards.
Psychology Department Professor Iris Berent was featured in a recent edition of News@Northeastern, the University’s daily newsletter. The piece highlights Prof. Berent’s recently published paper in the journal PLOS ONE, in which she discusses the question of whether language rules are biologically hardwired into the brain.