Undergraduate Research Journal of Psychology

Date published: 5/12/2014

URJP's first publication is now available online!

URJP's first publication is now available online!

Vickie Mays Quoted in the Los Angeles Daily News

Date published: 5/8/2014

Professor Mays featured on a news article about Clippers Head Coach Doc Rivers

Professor Mays featured on a news article about Clippers Head Coach Doc Rivers

Patricia Greenfield elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Date published: 5/8/2014

Patricia Greenfield has recently been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Congratulations to Patricia!

Janet Tomiyama - In the News

Date published: 5/7/2014

Janet Tomiyama's JAMA Pediatric research has garnered some national news coverage.

Janet Tomiyama's JAMA Pediatric research has garnered some national news coverage.

Phill Kellman - Appointed to SEP

Date published: 5/7/2014

Professor Phill Kellman was recently appointed to the Society of Experimental Psychology. SEP is a small, highly selective group of top academic psychologists. The current Chair of SEP, Barbara Knowlton, hosted its annual meeting at UCLA earlier this month.

Professor Phill Kellman was recently appointed to the Society of Experimental Psychology. SEP is a small, highly selective group of top academic psychologists. The current Chair of SEP, Barbara Knowlton, hosted its annual meeting at UCLA earlier this month.

Kelly Elizabeth Courtney wins Young Award!

Date published: 5/5/2014

Kelly is a recipient of the 2014 Charles E. and Sue K. Young Graduate Student Award

Kelly is a recipient of the 2014 Charles E. and Sue K. Young Graduate Student Award

Sophos Anti-Virus v.7 for Mac no longer supported

Date published: 4/16/2014

NOTE: This announcement is applicable only to Macs with Sophos Anti-Virus version 7.

NOTE: This announcement is applicable only to Macs with Sophos Anti-Virus version 7.

The Heartbleed security flaw

Date published: 4/10/2014

Information about the Heartbleed Bug

Information about the Heartbleed Bug

Highlighting Faculty Member Denise Chavira

Date published: 4/7/2014

My research has focused on understanding the causes of child and adolescent anxiety, examining the impact of culture on psychopathology, and developing effective ways to extend psychosocial interventions to underserved groups.

My research has focused on understanding the causes of child and adolescent anxiety, examining the impact of culture on psychopathology, and developing effective ways to extend psychosocial interventions to underserved groups.

National Research Center on Hispanic Children & Families

Date published: 2/6/2014

Summer Research Fellowship Program

Summer Research Fellowship Program

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation’s Dissertation Fellowship

Date published: 1/15/2014

We seek dissertations with an explicit focus on advancing the education of exceptionally-promising/high-achieving students from low-income backgrounds. Issues examined can include: the conditions that promote or hinder high achievement and the role of interventions (e.g., summer programs, advising, scholarships) in students’ experiences.

We seek dissertations with an explicit focus on advancing the education of exceptionally-promising/high-achieving students from low-income backgrounds. Issues examined can include: the conditions that promote or hinder high achievement and the role of interventions (e.g., summer programs, advising, scholarships) in students’ experiences.

Microsoft Ending Support for Windows XP

Date published: 10/14/2013

When will Microsoft cease all support for Windows XP?
On April 8, 2014, Microsoft will cease all support for computers running on Windows XP.  There will no longer be security updates, hotfixes, and free or paid assisted support options by phone or via the web from Microsoft after this date.

NYU Postdoctoral and Transition Program for Academic Diversity fellowship

Date published: 9/18/2013

New York University (NYU) is dedicated to ensuring that its scholarly community is ready to compete in a global world and is enriched by individuals reflecting diverse ancestries, perspectives and experiences. Diversity at NYU has historically been broadly defined, encompassing differences across categories of race and ethnicity, gender, age, ability, political belief, economic status,and sexual orientation. NYU recognizes the value of a diverse community in supporting an intellectually challenging and inclusive educational environment.

Carole Yue wins Khan Academy MCAT video competition!

Date published: 6/27/2013

Carole, a 5th year Cognitive Psychology graduate student is one of the 15 winners of this competition. Congratulations!

Carole, a 5th year Cognitive Psychology graduate student is one of the 15 winners of this competition. Congratulations!

Welcome Incoming Class of 2013!

Date published: 6/24/2013

The Psychology Department welcomed 33 incoming graduate students!

The Psychology Department welcomed 33 incoming graduate students!

Alum Moriel Zelikowksy wins Cattell Award!

Date published: 5/31/2013

Dr. Moriel Zelikowsky (Advisor: Michael Fanselow) has just received this year's James McKeen Cattell Dissertation Award from the New York Academy of Sciences.

Dr. Moriel Zelikowsky (Advisor: Michael Fanselow) has just received this year's James McKeen Cattell Dissertation Award from the New York Academy of Sciences.

Call for Applications-APA MFP Psychology Summer Institute

Date published: 4/23/2013

Applications are now being accepted for the 2013 Minority Fellowship Program, Psychology Summer Institute to be held from July 14-20, 2013. Please visit the APA website at: http://www.apa.org/pi/mfp/psychology/institute/ to apply.  The deadline is May 1, 2013.  If you have any questions, please contact Kyra Kissam, Professional Development Specialist, at 202-336-6127or via email at mfp@apa.org.

APAGS Grants and Awards

Date published: 4/11/2013

Upcoming Grants & Awards that might be of interest

Upcoming Grants & Awards that might be of interest

Highlighting New Faculty Member Jesse Rissman

Date published: 4/3/2013

My research uses behavioral and neuroimaging techniques to study the mechanisms of human memory. A core focus is on understanding how the brain flexibly regulates the formation, maintenance, and retrieval of memories depending on our present circumstances and behavioral goals.

My research uses behavioral and neuroimaging techniques to study the mechanisms of human memory. A core focus is on understanding how the brain flexibly regulates the formation, maintenance, and retrieval of memories depending on our present circumstances and behavioral goals.

IACCP LA 2013 Conference

Date published: 3/7/2013

Graduate students in Psychology are encouraged to submit presentations as well as to volunteer at the IACCP Conference to be held at UCLA June 20-22, 2013.

Graduate students in Psychology are encouraged to submit presentations as well as to volunteer at the IACCP Conference to be held at UCLA June 20-22, 2013.

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