Each semester the Department of Psychology sponsors a lecture series. Nationally-prominent researchers present their work on a variety of topics. These presentations are open to the public and free of charge. They are held every Friday from 3:30-5:00 PM in 230 Minard Hall. If you would like to receive regular emails with colloquium announcements just let us know.
*Articles associated with the colloquium, provided by the speaker will be posted when available. Dr. Robert Gordon and Dr. Jeffrey Johnson will be facilitating colloquium this semester.
Introduction to Fall
|Graduate students only|
Lisa Oakes, Ph.D.
|The development of visual attention in infancy|
|9/11/15||John Henderson, Ph.D.|
Univ of California-Davis
|Active Visual Cognition|
|Student Workshop: Managing the dissertation|
as a writing project
|9/25/15||Leah Irish, Ph.D.|
|Behavioral Influences on |
Sleep and Health
Sammy Perone, Ph.D.
|Executive function development: Unraveling mysteries|
of transfer, learning, and the brain
Jennifer Momsen, Ph.D.
|Using assessment to unpack student learning|
|10/16/15||Kirsten Dalrymple, Ph.D.|
Univ of Minn. Twin Cities
|Abnormal face perception as a tool|
for understanding the function and development
of the human face processing system
|10/23/15||Amber Koblitz, Ph.D.|
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Sara Moeller, Ph.D.
Transportation Security Administration
Scott Ode, Ph.D.
Medica Research Institute
|Non-Academic Career Options for Graduate Students|
|10/30/15||Fred Kingdom, Ph.D.|
|New Adventures with Dichoptic Colours|
Monica Fabiani, Ph.D.
|Working memory and attention control:|
A life-span perspective
Patricia Hawley, Ph.D.
|Fear and Loathing in W. Texas: Reducing Teachers' Anxiety and Increasing Their Efficacy about Teaching Evolution|
|12/4/15||Alex Shackman, Ph.D.|
Univ of Maryland
|The Neurobiology of Anxiety|