Colloquium Series

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 3:00-4:30 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. Clayton Hilmert and Dr. Jeremy Hamm will be facilitating colloquium this semester.


Fall 2021 Schedule

August 27th, 2021

Introduction to Colloquium Series and Syllabus Review

September 3rd, 2021

Ryan McGrath, Ph.D. (NDSU)
Title: "Improving Older Adult Health by Advancing Our Assessment and Treatment Modes"

 September 10th, 2021

Johanna Drewelies, Ph.D. (Humboldt University Berlin)
Title:  "Control Beliefs - The Promise and Challenges of Integrating Multiple Study Designs in Adult Developmental Inquiry"

September 17th, 2021

Angelina Sutin, Ph.D. (Florida State University College of Medicine)
Title: "Personality and Dementia: Mechanisms of Cognitive Health"

September 24th, 2021

Robert Stupnisky, Ph.D. (University of North Dakota)
Title: "What Makes Faculty Successful? Examining the Roles of Motivation and Emotions in Teaching and Research"

October 1st, 2021

Jacqueline Mogle, Ph.D. (Pennsylvania State University)
Title: "Assessing cognition in older adults: Taking measurement into (more) naturalistic environments"

October 8th, 2021

Carlton Fong, Ph.D. (Texas State University, San Marcos)
Title: "What Recent Meta-Analyses Reveal About Self-Regulated Learning Strategies and College Student Achievement"

October 15th, 2021

Clayton Hilmert, Ph.D. (NDSU)
Title: "Psychophysiological responses to stress in the lab: A brief history and contemporary context"

October 22nd, 2021

Mark Becker, Ph.D. (Michigan State University)
Title: "Investigating Why Rare Targets are Often Missed in Visual Search and Trying to Improve Their Detection"

October 29th, 2021

Anastasia Kerr-German, Ph.D. (Boys Town National Research Hospital)
Title: "Proposing an attentional mechanism for the ontogeny of neurocognitive dysfunction in children under 5"

November 5th, 2021

No Colloquium

November 12th, 2021

Britt Heidinger, Ph.D. (NDSU)
Title: "Cross-generational effects of stress on offspring longevity: are telomeres an important link?"

November 19th, 2021

Christiane Hoppmann, Ph.D. (University of British Columbia)
Title: "Social relationships and health: Everyday dynamics and long-term outcomes across the adult lifespan"

November 26th, 2021

Thanksgiving Break

December 3rd, 2021

Student Presentations
Angela Bagne, M.S.
Title: “Measuring infant emotion regulation within the still face procedure:  A novel approach to assessing regulation development in the context of prenatal maternal stress”

Tate O'Hara
Title: “Confidence and Eyewitness Memory”

December 10th, 2021

Ramona Danielson, Ph.D. (NDSU)

Past Colloquia

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