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Position Available – Teacher Scholar Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow

by April 22, 2016

Please use the link below to view the details and to apply for this position: https://wake-hr.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.jobinfo&id=23&jobid=2230&company_id=16141&version=1&source=ONLINE&JobOwner=992554&level=levelid1&levelid1=2826&startflag=2  

Engaging Young Adults in Politics

by February 10, 2016

Dr. Christy Buchanan has co-authored a study with professor emerita of communication Jill McMillan, professor of politics and international affairs Katy Harriger, and psychology graduate student Stephanie Gusler. See the full news story here. http://news.wfu.edu/2016/01/26/new-study-engaging-young-adults-in-politics/#.VqjFItOtI6Q.email

#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/

Dr. Buchanan’s Research Featured on NPR – Stereotypes About Teens Can Undermine Parents’ Confidence

by November 16, 2015

Research conducted by Dr. Christy Buchanan and Terese Glatz has been featured on NPR. Please see the link below for the full article: Stereotypes About Teens Can Undermine Parents’ Confidence

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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Dr. Pratt in Summer 2014 Wake Forest Magazine

by July 29, 2014

To read Friend, Foe, Fuel, click the link below.   http://magazine.wfu.edu/2014/06/03/friend-foe-fuel/

Dr. Jennings’ article in May 2014 APA Monitor



Dr. Kiang and Dr. Blumenthal in APA’s Monitor on Psychology Magazine


To read the article, please click on the link below. http://www.apamonitor-digital.org/apamonitor/201406/#pg88