Research and Fieldwork

Our students work side by side with their faculty members on advanced research projects, and often earn publication credit and the chance to present findings at conference. Here is an overview of some of our department's research initiatives.

Alanna Flynn, Dr. Isabella Mutschler Alanna Flynn, Dr. Isabella Mutschler Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is defined by social, emotional, and learning deficits.
Brianna Kirkpatrick, Dr. Rebekah Wanic Brianna Kirkpatrick, Dr. Rebekah Wanic 2015 - Personality and Happiness
Alyssa Eash Dr. Divya Sitaraman Alyssa Eash Dr. Divya Sitaraman Dopamine Modulation of Decision Making in Drosophila Melanogaster
Lara Adamiak, Dr. Patricia Kowalski Lara Adamiak, Dr. Patricia Kowalski 2015 - Exploratory Study of Parent's Perceptions of Their Preschooler's Screen Media Use
Rachel Spaulding, Dr. Nadav Goldschmied Rachel Spaulding, Dr. Nadav Goldschmied 2015 - San Diego County's Forensic Psychiatry Clinic Internship
Alaysia Brown, Dr. Nadav Goldschmied Alaysia Brown, Dr. Nadav Goldschmied 2015 - Underdog vs. Top-dog: Testing the Concepts utilizing the Semantic Differential Technique
Veronica Ramirez, Dr. Nadav Goldschmied Veronica Ramirez, Dr. Nadav Goldschmied 2015 - Support for the Underdog Brand When Sampling Commercial Products: The Limiting Effects of Motivation
Jason Kowalczyk, Dr. Nadav Goldschmied Jason Kowalczyk, Dr. Nadav Goldschmied 2015 - Gender Performance in the NCAA Rifle Championships: Where is the Gap?
Ingrid Filakousky, Dr. Jennifer Zwolinski Ingrid Filakousky, Dr. Jennifer Zwolinski 2015 - By my side: Level of social support affects the negative emotional outcomes of rejection
Cori Tergesen, Dr. Veronica Galvan Cori Tergesen, Dr. Veronica Galvan 2015 - Mediating Variables of Stress Hormones in College Students
Rachel Putris, Mallory Cless, Audrey Olchondra, Mattie Monroe, Lauren Fisher, Dr. Veronica Galvan Rachel Putris, Mallory Cless, Audrey Olchondra, Mattie Monroe, Lauren Fisher, Dr. Veronica Galvan 2015 - The Effects of Cell Phone Conversations on the Attention and Memory of Bystanders
Kelly Birch, Christopher Dishop, Hanniel Ortiz-Beckett, John Barnum, Kristen Daus, Dr. Veronica Galvan Kelly Birch, Christopher Dishop, Hanniel Ortiz-Beckett, John Barnum, Kristen Daus, Dr. Veronica Galvan 2015 - Student Demographics, Stress, and Mediating Psychological Variables: A Proposal

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