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#WhereisRey? The psychology behind gendered toys – Dr. Best Featured in NPR Interview

by January 13, 2016

Listen to the full Take Two interview here: http://www.scpr.org/programs/take-two/2016/01/11/45869/whereisrey-the-psychology-behind-gendered-toys/

Beacon Project Launched – Searching for Moral Superstars

by September 2, 2015

Dr. William F. Fleeson and Dr. R. Michael Furr will lead this three-year initiative, funded by one of the largest grants ($3.9 million from the Templeton Religion Trust) ever received for social science research at Wake Forest University. See more details here: http://news.wfu.edu/2015/08/31/searching-for-moral-superstars/ http://www.moralbeacons.org/

Dr. Jayawickreme’s Research Featured in New York Times

by June 2, 2015
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Two Ways to Be Happy by Anna North

Dr. Jayawickreme’s Research Featured on Slate.com

by April 9, 2015
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Click HERE for full article.

Postdoctoral Research Associate Position Available

by March 18, 2014

See the link below for more information: https://wake-hr.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.jobinfo&jobid=1530&company_id=16141&version=1&source=ONLINE&jobOwner=992513&aid=1

Dr. Masicampo on How to Resist Temptation

by February 3, 2014

Dr. E.J. Masicampo’s research was featured in the following Wake Forest Magazine article: http://magazine.wfu.edu/2014/01/24/the-professor-is-in/

Maggie Gigler Featured in URECA Research Day Story

by October 16, 2013

When Maggie Gigler began her academic journey at Wake Forest, she knew she wanted to major in psychology and then go on to earn a doctorate in clinical psychology. Click here for full story.

Dr. Waugh Profiled in Old Gold & Black

by September 16, 2013

Christian Waugh, assistant professor of psychology, began working at the university in 2010 after completing his postdoctoral fellowship at Stanford University. Click here for full story.

Congratulations on Promotions & Tenure!

by April 22, 2013

Congratulations to Dr. John Petrocelli for achieving tenure and promotion to Associate Professor and to Dr. Eric Stone for promotion to Professor!

Join a Personality Study!

by January 30, 2013

Please click on the following links for more information on how you can become part of important studies.    Join a Personality Study Using Your Own Phone (PDF) Join a Personality Study Here at Wake Forest (PDF)