APA awards 2014 Presidential citation to Debra Bangasser, PhD. For more info click on the link below: http://www.apa.org/about/governance/president/citation/bangasser.aspx   read more →

The Association for Psychological Science (APS) has issued a press release regarding an article resulting from work conducted in Lauren Alloy’s lab (Temple Mood & Cognition Lab-Psychology Department). This article is being published in a flagship journal, Clinical Psychological Science. Dr. Alloy is the senior, corresponding author on the article and her Ph.D. student, Jessica Hamilton.. read more →

Research from Temple that Dr. Kathy Hirsh-Pasek and Julia Parish Morris did was the front page NY Times Sunday October 12th citations: Please see the link below for more details: (http://www.nytimes.com/2014/10/12/us/is-e-reading-to-your-toddler-story-time-or-simply-screen-time.html?module=Search&mabReward=relbias%3As%2C{%222%22%3A%22RI%3A17%22}) Dr. Hirsh-Pasek was also was invited to speak at the White House at the 30-million word gap conference this past Thursday. The NY Times.. read more →

Dr. Eunice Chen (Psychology) has received an additional year of funding from NIH for her research titled, The reward Neurocircuitry of Binge-Eating Disorder and Obesity-Pilot Study.   read more →

Dr. Laurence Steinberg has been chosen to be a recipient of the 2014 Beckman Award. The 2014 Beckman Award is given to ten notable professors from universities across the nation for inspiring a former student to make a difference in his or her community. See Link Below for more info on the 2014 Beckman Award: Beckman Press.. read more →

Dr. Debra Bangasser, Assistant Professor in our Department, was honored with an APA presidential citation.  The text for the citation is as follows: American Psychological Association presents this presidential citation to Debra Bangasser, PhD for her scholarly contributions related to sex differences in stress response systems and her remarkable leadership as the early career psychologist.. read more →

After a 4-year position at UCLA, Isabella Lanza has accepted an Assistant Professor position in Human Development at California State University, Long Beach. She has been teaching undergraduates part-time at CSU Northridge and UCLA during her postdoc/research position at UCLA, She will now move to a position that will allow her to combine teaching and research. read more →

The Psychology Department at Temple University is seeking to hire a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Cognitive Psychology or Cognitive Neuroscience to join the Brain and Cognitive Science (BCS) area of the Department. Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Psychology, Cognitive Science, or Cognitive Neuroscience. Although the specific area of research is open, the focus should.. read more →

The Psychology Department is pleased to announce Dr. Richard Heimberg as the Thaddeus L. Bolton Professor in Psychology.  This professorship honors Dr. Heimberg’s  contributions as a researcher, educator and leader in the field of Psychology. Previous Bolton Chair holders include distinguished  faculty members Willis Overton and Ralph Rosnow, both now Emeritus Bolton Chairs. Thaddeus Lincoln Bolton.. read more →

Dr. Laurence Steinberg has been listed in the recent publication by Thomson Reuters as one of the “World’s Most Influential Scientific Minds” as determined by a citation analysis covering the period from 2002-2012. Please see the link below for more info: http://sciencewatch.com/sites/sw/files/sw-article/media/worlds-most-influential-scientific-minds-2014.pdf read more →