Post Tagged with: "psychology research"

Sleep and Cognition Study Seeks Participants Over 50

Dr. Julie Suhr

An Ohio University Sleep and Cognition Study is seeking participants who are 50 years of age or older and who are concerned about their sleep or cognitive abilities. “You may be interested in participating in a study that will examine how sleep affects cognitive abilities in older adults,” says Dr. […]

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July 23, 2018 at 4:10 pmNews

Peters Authors Article on Making Good News Even Better

Dr. Brett Peters

Dr. Brett Peters, Assistant Professor of Psychology at Ohio University, authored an article on “Making the good even better: A review and theoretical model of interpersonal capitalization” in the journal Social and Personality Psychology Compass. Abstract: When good things happen, individuals will often retell this good news to others, a […]

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July 23, 2018 at 12:20 pmResearch

Rios Study: Men Who Sexually Harass Subordinates Fear Being Judged as Incompetent

Dr. Kimberly Rios

New research by Dr. Kimberly Rios, Associate Professor of Psychology at Ohio University, shows that sexual harassment is related to feeling threatened and wanting to maintain one’s social status. The numerous high-profile men who have recently been accused of sexual harassment may not have been simply exercising their power. Instead […]

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France Talks about Blood Donors at Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences

France Talks about Blood Donors at Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences

Dr. Christopher France, Distinguished Professor of Psychology, was invited to present at the Institute of Blood Transfusion at the Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences in Chengdu, China. His April 18 lecture was titled “Enhancing blood donor recruitment and retention.” Abstract: The presentation focused on more than 20 years of research […]

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April 26, 2018 at 5:23 pmResearch

Eight Psychology Students Get Enhancement Awards for Research

Kateryna Kolnogorova

From Office of Research News Eight graduate Psychology students received Ohio University Student Enhancement Awards for their original research, scholarship and creative work this spring. A total of 27 students received $131,187 in funding. The Student Enhancement Awards are funded by the Office of the Vice President for Research and […]

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March 29, 2018 at 1:40 pmNews Research

Evans’ Team Gets Grant for Tool to Help School Clinicians Implement Interventions

Dr. Steven Evans

From Research Communications Dr. Steve Evans is the principle investigator on a newly funded project to develop and study the efficacy of a web-based tool to help school clinicians implement evidence-based interventions for children and adolescents with emotional and behavioral problems. The a $300,000 grant from Ohio University is one […]

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February 28, 2018 at 10:49 amNews Research

Carter, González Vallejo Present on Consumer Judgment and Food Labeling

Kristina Carter presents a poster at the 8th Annual Conference of the Society for Judgment  and Decision Making in Vancouver, Canada.

Psychology graduate student Kristina Carter and Dr. Claudia González Vallejo presented their research on consumer nutritional judgment and food labels at the 2017 38th Annual Conference of the Society for Judgment  and Decision Making in Vancouver, Canada. Carter presented a poster on their research titled “Nutrient-Specific System v. Full Fact […]

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February 14, 2018 at 12:31 pmResearch