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Kaley Angers, portrait outside Porter HallPsychology graduate students Hannah Osborn and Kaley Angers were selected as the 2018-19 recipients of the Graduate Student Mentor Award. The Outstanding Graduate Student Mentor Award was established by the Psychology Department to encourage and recognize exemplary mentoring of undergraduate psychology majors by psychology graduate students. Any graduate student in […]

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Dominik Mischkowski, portrait outdoorsFrontline Safety & Security referenced research by Dr. Kimberly Rios, Associate Professor of Psychology, and Dr. Dominik Mischkowski, Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology, in an article headlined “Transparency: what you call torture matters.” A new study from Ohio University faculty shows that people are less supportive of practices to extract […]

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psychology news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Apr 06

Adam Carlitz, portraitPsychology graduate student Adam Carlitz has accepted a summer internship conducting product research as a member of Adobe Design’s Research and Strategy Team in San Francisco. Carlitz’ advisers are Dr. Kimberly Rios and Dr. Ronaldo Vigo. The internship a 12-week summer internship at Adobe’s San Francisco location. “I’ll be working […]

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Andrew Manigault, portraitPsychology graduate student Andrew Manigault has received a $2,000 Graduate Student Research Award from the Society for Health Psychology, Division 38 of the American Psychological Association. Manigault’s adviser is Dr. Peggy Zoccola, Associate Professor of Psychology at Ohio University. He current research explores the effect mindfulness and and stress on […]

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Dominik Mischkowski, portrait outdoorsDr. Dominik Mischkowski, Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology at Ohio University, had a study quoted in a Marie Claire story headlined “How to Argue (Respectfully).” The study Flies on the Wall Are Less Aggressive, by visiting assistant professor of psychology at Ohio University Dominik Mischkowski, et al., offers a simple […]

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psychology news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Mar 29

Dr. Jeffrey Vancouver, portraitDr.Jeffrey B. Vancouverco-authored “Out of control or right on the money? Funder self-efficacy and crowd bias in equity crowdfunding” in the Journal of Business Venturing. The work also was featured in Science Magazine in an article headlined “Believing in yourself can backfire when investing in equity crowdfunded ventures.” “In a […]

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psychology news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Feb 21

Christopher France, portrait in officeDr. Christopher R. France,Distinguished Professor of Psychology at Ohio University, was interviewed for a Daily Beat podcast on BTR Today headlined “Overblown Fear of Blood Draw with Chris France.” Chris France joins the show to discuss his recent study exploring why fears of fainting during blood donation are exaggerated. Chris […]

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psychology news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Feb 11

Christopher France, portrait in officeDr. Christopher R. France,Distinguished Professor of Psychology at Ohio University, appeared Jan. 22 as a guest on the show “Top of Mind with Julie Rose” on byuradio. The episode covered “Shutdown Politics, Fear of Blood, Face Exercises.” “Up until quite recently, I refused to donate blood. I did it once […]

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psychology news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Feb 07

Dr. Mark Alicke, portrait in his officeDr. Mark Alicke received the 2018 Distinguished Lifetime Career Award from the International Society for Self and Identity, while Dr. Kimberly Rios received the 2018 Outstanding Early Career Award. “The Department of Psychology is extremely fortunate to count among its faculty the recipients of both the Distinguished Lifetime Career Award […]

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Dr. Peggy Zoccola, portrait in officeFrom Ohio Today Dr. Peggy Zoccola, Associate Professor of Psychology, received$10,129 from the Ohio University Baker Fund. Her project is “Biopsychosocial Outcomes of a Lifestyle Intervention for Individuals with Chronic Pain Post-Intervention and at 1-Year Follow-up.” The John C. Baker Fund awarded a total of $49,253 to faculty proposals for […]

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