Post Tagged with: "psychology news"

Brett Peters and Peggy Zoccola to look at how friends influence social anxiety

Gresham and Peters watch as Randall and Lang demonstrate how the observation lab works.

From Ohio University News Social anxiety is a common and debilitating condition suffered by as many as 13 percent of adults, but many individuals don’t benefit from current treatments. So a team of Ohio University psychologists is taking a basic science approach, thanks to a $453,000 grant from the National […]

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September 8, 2022 at 1:08 pmNews Research

25 Arts & Sciences Faculty Promoted, 15 Granted Tenure

25 Arts & Sciences Faculty Promoted, 15 Granted Tenure

From Ohio University News The Ohio University Board of Trustees voted in June to award promotion to 25 College of Arts & Sciences faculty members, with seven named full professor, 15 promoted to associate professor with tenure, and three named associate professor of instruction. “Tenure-track assistant professors generally apply for […]

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June 29, 2022 at 4:56 pmNews

22 Arts & Sciences professors awarded faculty fellowship during 2022-23

22 Arts & Sciences professors awarded faculty fellowship during 2022-23

From Ohio University News The Ohio University Board of Trustees approved 22 College of Arts & Sciences faculty members for faculty fellowship leave during the 2022-23. “Faculty fellowship leaves provide invaluable opportunities for faculty to devote substantial time to scholarship,” said Florenz Plassmann, Dean of the College of Arts & […]

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June 21, 2022 at 9:58 amAnnouncements News

OHIO researcher looks into little known ‘purging disorder’

Dr.  K. Jean Forney

From Ohio University News Though purging is often a condition associated with bulimia nervosa, new research at Ohio University suggests that a different kind of eating disorder could also be responsible. The study, published in the International Journal of Eating Disorders, sought to differentiate the little understood “purging disorder” from […]

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June 8, 2022 at 5:33 pmResearch

OHIO’s online psychology degree ranks 30th in nation, best in state

OHIO’s online psychology degree ranks 30th in nation, best in state

From Ohio University News The undergraduate online psychology degree offered by the College of Arts & Sciences is one of a number of Ohio University programs ranked among the best in the nation and the state in U.S. News & World Report rankings released Jan 25. The online B.S. in […]

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January 26, 2022 at 2:20 pmIn Class News

Advising News | Time for Psychology students to apply for summer internships, research posts

Camp Boost is staffed by OHIO students in 2017

From Ohio University News It’s time for psychology students to start looking for summer 2022 internships and undergraduate research opportunities. To help, the Psychology Department provides a webpage listing summer opportunities in various fields relating to psychology, such as cognitive psychology, human resources, social psychology and many more. Students also are […]

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January 20, 2022 at 12:12 pmNews

Class of 2021 | It started in a sociology class, now Jorden Milliken is looking to law school

Class of 2021 | It started in a sociology class, now Jorden Milliken is looking to law school

Jorden Milliken changed her major half a dozen times before she happened onto that one class that led to her “ah-ha” moment at Ohio University. The dominoes quickly fell into place, and soon she had a major (or two), a supportive group of faculty mentors, and a career focus that […]

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December 10, 2021 at 5:41 pmAlumni News