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 →