How does materialism and gratitude affect children’s spending preferences? Professor Kiang discussed her research on this topic in her recent blog posted on Consumerism #Real World Research Emerald Publishing See: “If children won lotteries….” One child’s response to what they would do if they won a million dollars was: “Buy a HUGE Read more »
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The Pathways to Character Project anticipates funding $2 million in research during 2017. Their website is now Read more »
Request for Proposals The Pathways to Character Project Fellowship Announcement Project Leaders: Frank J. Infurna (Arizona State University) and Eranda Jayawickreme (Wake Forest University) We welcome proposals for the “Pathways to Character” funding initiative. This $2 million Request for Proposals (RFP), supported by the John Templeton Read more »
The Graduate School’s 17th Annual Graduate Student and Postdoc Research Day will be held on Friday, March 17, 2017 at The Wake Forest Biotech Place Conference Center, 575 N. Patterson Avenue. Form of the Submission Students and postdocs must be the primary producer of the work being presented. Posters that have already been presented at conferences Read more »
December, 2016. Professor Lisa Kiang’s article titled, “Annual Review of Asian American Psychology, 2015,” has been selected as the Feature Article of the December 2016 issue of Asian American Journal of Psychology. AAJP is the official publication of the Asian American Psychological Association and is dedicated to research, Read more »
November, 2016 Professor Lara Kammrath presents social support research at Harvard symposium: “Ego Networks in the Era of Network Science” The purpose of the conference was to bring together researchers who study ego networks, which are the personal social networks of individuals. The speakers Read more »
Nov 9, 2016. Professor Edward R. Hirt’s presentation on Counteracting Depletion: Adventures in resource replenishing was an especially appropriate colloquium topic for the day following a late night of presidential election coverage! Professor Hirt, from the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences at Indiana University, presented his Read more »
November 4-5. This weekend, two former WFU graduate students – Ashley Hawkins (’12) and Kassidy Velasquez (’16) – received research awards at the 38th annual meeting of the Society of Southeastern Social Psychologists held in Asheville, NC. SSSP conference Ashley is the current research manager for the Beacon Project at Read more »
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.
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.