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Dr. Ritz Receives a Research Grant

Dr. Thomas Ritz received a research grant from the Dedman College Dean’s Research Council for his work with Chemistry faculty member Alex Lippert utilizing smartphones to monitor airway inflammation in individuals with asthma. Congratulations!

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Study by Psych Faculty Appears in Newsweek

A study by three Psychology faculty members, using virtual reality to train women in a sexual assault prevention program (My voice, my choice), was described in the Feb. 2 edition of Newsweek magazine. The study, by Drs. Lorelei Rowe, Ernest … Continue reading

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Dr. Meuret elected President of a Academic Society

Dr. Alicia Meuret was recently elected president of the International Society of Respiratory Psychophysiology (ISARP)! She is the fifth woman to be the president, out of 20 presidents. Congratulations!

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Psych Dept & Psi Chi Celebrate their 85th!

The 85th anniversary of the founding of the department’s Psi Chi chapter (the psychology undergraduate honors society) occurred on Dec. 29th. Unfortunately, no one was on campus to celebrate the date, so the occasion will be remembered later in the … Continue reading

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Dr. Baldwin appointed Associate Editor of the Journal of Behavioral Medicine

Dr. Baldwin has been appointed Associate Editor of the Journal of Behavioral Medicine. This interdisciplinary journal is devoted to furthering understanding of physical health and illness through the knowledge and techniques of behavioral sciences.

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Congratulations to our faculty marathoners!

Three faculty members from the Department of Psychology completed the Dallas Marathon on December 14th, 2014: Dr. Hornstein, Dr. Jouriles, and Dr. Kouros. Congratulations to our faculty marathoners!

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Psychology undergraduates chosen for Phi Beta Kappa membership

The Department of Psychology congratulates 3 of its undergraduate majors for being chosen for membership in Phi Beta Kappa. The students are Emaan Rangoonwala, Ashley Schneider, and Jiani Zhu. This is an outstanding achievement and the highest academic honor one can … Continue reading

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Dr. Jouriles awarded Consulting Editor of the Year by Psychology of Violence journal

Dr. Ernest Jouriles received the Consulting Editor of the Year Award (2014) from the journal Psychology of Violence, which is published by the American Psychological Association. This award is given for outstanding contributions to the journal, both as an author and … Continue reading

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Second edition of Dr. Holden’s book on parenting released

The second edition of Dr. George Holden’s book on parenting was just released. It is titled: Parenting: A Dynamic Perspective. This is a parent-centered text that focuses on typical parent-child relations, emphasizing the process of parenting, and includes historical and crosscultural … Continue reading

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Milestone for Dr. Rosenfield with 100th article

Dr. David Rosenfield has just co-authored his 100th peer-reviewed article. Number 100 was: Meuret, A.E., Trueba, A.F., Abelson, J.L., Liberzon, I., Auchus, R., Bhaskara, L., Ritz, T., & Rosenfield, D. (in press). High Cortisol Awakening Response and Cortisol Levels Moderate … Continue reading

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