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Peters Authors Article on Partners’ Attachment Insecurity as Predictor of Physiological Threat

Dr. Brett Peters

Dr. Brett Peters was the lead author on a study of “Partners’ attachment insecurity predicts greater physiological threat in anticipation of attachment-relevant interactions” published in the Journal of Social and Personal Relationships. Peters is Assistant Professor of Psychology at Ohio University. Abstract: This study examined whether anticipating interacting with a […]

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February 8, 2018 at 10:56 amResearch

Showalter, Popescu, Allan Receive Ohio University Research Committee Funding

Dr. Darcey Allan

The Ohio University Research Committee selected five faculty proposals, including three College of Arts & Sciences faculty, for funding during its fall 2017 cycle. In total, the committee awarded $38,852. The program, which is funded by the Vice President for Research and Creative Activity, provides seed money for new faculty […]

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January 13, 2018 at 8:59 amResearch

OHIO Honors Excellence in Faculty Research and Teaching at Ceremony

OHIO administrators celebrate the 2017 Presidential Research Scholars. From left to right: Joseph Shields, vice president for research and creative activity and dean of the Graduate College; Daniel Phillips, professor of physics and astronomy; Steven W. Evans, professor of psychology; David Descutner, interim executive vice president and provost; Avinash K. Kodi, professor of electrical engineering and computer science; Julie S. Owens, professor of psychology; Hao Chen, professor of chemistry and biochemistry; M. Duane Nellis, president. Photo credit: Evan Leonard/Ohio University.

 From Compass Thirteen Ohio University faculty were honored for their accomplishments in research and teaching during a recognition ceremony Oct. 26. The event celebrated the 2017 Presidential Research Scholars and the winners and finalists of the Presidential Teacher Award and the Provost’s Award for Excellence in Teaching. “This evening is […]

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October 30, 2017 at 2:37 pmNews

Psychology Grad Student Gets National Academy of Neuropsychology Poster Award

Brittni Morgan

Ohio University graduate student Brittni Morgan received a Student Poster Award at the National Academy of Neuropsychology conference. Morgan is a Psychology student at OHIO. Her poster was titled “The relationship of urgency to impulsive decision-making during heightened affective states in problem drinkers.” Dr. Julie Suhr is Morgan’s adviser.  

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October 30, 2017 at 2:21 pmResearch

Four A&S Faculty Named 2017 Presidential Research Scholars

Presidential Research Scholars Arts and Sciences winners

Four out of the five faculty members named 2017 Ohio University Presidential Research Scholars are College of Arts & Sciences faculty. The award recognizes excellence in the areas of physical sciences and engineering, and social and behavioral sciences. The A&S award winners are Dr. Hao Chen, Professor of Chemistry & […]

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September 15, 2017 at 8:11 amNews Research

Evans Edits Book on School Mental Health Services for Adolescents

Dr. Steven Evans

Dr. Steven Evans, Professor of Psychology, co-edited a book on School Mental Health Services for Adolescents (New York, NY: Oxford University Press). Co-edited by J.R. Harrison and B.K. Schultz, the 2017 book: Provides in-depth information for researchers and school mental health professionals working in secondary schools. Describes the history of […]

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August 29, 2017 at 3:52 pmResearch

Psychology Student Earns Award, Studies Factors Affecting Social Functioning in Adolescents with ADHD

From left, Dr. Joseph Shields, Psychology graduate student A. Raisa Ray, and Dr. David Koonce

Psychology graduate student A. Raisa Ray received the 2017 Midwestern Association of Graduate Schools/Pro Quest Distinguished Master’s Thesis Award at the association’s recognition dinner on April 5 in Indianapolis. The award recognizes her research on the factors that help or hinder the social functioning of adolescents with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity […]

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April 9, 2017 at 3:31 pmNews Research