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Joanna Scheib's Research Featured in Egghead Blog

Joanna Scheib's Research Featured in Egghead Blog

Scheib's article in Fertility and Sterility receives mention.

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Paul Eastwick receives 2017 Janet Taylor Spence Award from APS

Paul Eastwick receives 2017 Janet Taylor Spence Award from APS

Paul Eastwick has been selected as a recipient of the 2017 Janet Taylor Spence Award from APS. This award recognizes transformative early career contributions to psychological science.

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Gail Goodman selected for two honors

Gail Goodman selected for two honors

University of Oslo and American Psychological Association to recognize Goodman's career contributions.

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Research On Scientific Success Expands On Dean Simonton's Findings

Research On Scientific Success Expands On Dean Simonton's Findings

A new study points to a combination of personality, persistence, intelligence and luck as leading to success. Scientists say those same forces are at play at all levels of a discipline — from student to longtime professional.

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Junior Specialist - Bliss-Moreau Lab

Department of Psychology, Bliss-Moreau Laboratory, Junior Specialist

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Lecturer positions 2016-2017

Lecturer positions in the Department of Psychology for the 2016-17 academic year.

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Assistant Professor position in experimental social psychology

Department of Psychology, Social/Personality Psychology 2016-2017

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Wiebke Bleidorn Wins EAPP Early Achievement Award

Wiebke Bleidorn Wins EAPP Early Achievement Award

The European Association of Personality Psychology has awarded Associate Profressor Wiebke Bleidorn with the 2016 Early Achievement Award.

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Ross Thompson Begins Term as President of the Board of Directors of Zero to Three

Ross Thompson Begins Term as President of the Board of Directors of Zero to Three

This year Ross Thompson, a distinguished professor of psychology, has begun a three-year term as president of the board of directors of Zero to Three.

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Keck Futures-Funded Research Could Help the Musically Challenged

Keck Futures-Funded Research Could Help the Musically Challenged

Making music together can deepen social bonds, fostering compassion and empathy among the players. But not everyone is ready, or physically able, to join a drumming circle or even clap along. A UC Davis cognitive neuroscientist who studies the psychology of music is leading a team in developing an assistive device to help the musically challenged synch their sounds.

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Are You and Your Town a Good Match?

Study: A City's Personality Can Affect Your Self-Esteem

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Neuroscientists Get a New Look into How We Read

In a key advance, neuroscientists at UC Davis have come up with a way to observe brain activity during natural reading.

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Brain Prioritizes High-Reward Memories

Why do we remember some events, places and things, but not others? Our brains prioritize rewarding memories over others, and reinforce them by replaying them when we are at rest, according to new research published Feb. 11 in the journal Neuron.

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Cross-cultural study finds self-esteem gender gap wider in Western world

The results of a study of the self-esteem gender gap around the world might surprise you.

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Two papers make 'Best of Neuron' list

Two papers make 'Best of Neuron' list

The journal "Neuron" recently chose its 12 best articles of 2014–15. Two were by memory researchers in the Department of Psychology and Center for Neuroscience.

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