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Published Friday, September 22, 2017 - 11:31am
Psychology professor Adam Goodie and Computer Science Professor Prashant Doshi have been awarded a $107,717 one-year grant by the National Science Foundation under its Rapid Response Research (RAPID) program for their research titled "Evacuate or not? Modeling the decision making of individuals in impending disaster areas." Great work, Adam and Prashant! Continue reading below for an abstract of their research.  The category 4 hurricane is approaching. Should a potentially affected individual follow the official orders and evacuate, or stay in place? Millions of individuals...
Published Monday, August 21, 2017 - 9:22pm
Dr. Leann L. Birch, William P. Flatt Professor in the Department of Foods and Nutrition in the UGA College of Family and Consumer Sciences, and Dr. Justin A. Lavner, Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology in the UGA Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, were awarded a four-year, $2.7 million R01 grant from the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, an Institute within the National Institutes of Health. In collaboration with the Center for Family Research at the University of Georgia and Augusta University Medical Center, their project will examine...
Published Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 8:14am
The UGA Psychology Department would like to congratulate this year's graduates from the Professional Industrial-Organizational Psychology Master's Program. This program is designed for working professionals with classes delivered at our Gwinnett Campus. Great work, everyone!  Alexis Avery Lisa Freeman Alissa Manolescu Brandon Smith Annamarie Olson Russell Hall Susana Rodriguez Alta Spells Joshua Britt Hanna Willingham Mark Miller Capt Erik Von Husen Chaz Chapman Jasmine Hunter Athar Naseer Keatyn Watters Benjamin Collier II MaryAnn Jerrum Taylor Reilly...

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