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The School of Science at IUPUI proudly announces the appointment of four assistant professors and one associate professor to the Department of Psychology. Adam Hirsh joins IUPUI as an assistant professor after having completed his postdoctoral fellowship...
Aug 25 2010
It’s been known for some time that depression is linked to inflammation. But it hasn't been clear which condition was the cause -- and which condition was the effect. Listen to the Interview Now, a long-term study is suggesting that depression may be...
Jul 8 2010
Researchers and students at IUPUI, Butler University and Purdue University are collaboratively investigating why people hesitate to use confrontation to curb or stop prejudice .   Dr. Leslie Ashburn-Nardo, Associate Professor of Psychology Studies...
Jun 14 2010
Scott Evenbeck, Dean of University College at IUPUI and Professor of Psychology, has been awarded the “lifetime achievement” award for the advancement of learning communities at the National Learning Communities Conference in Atlanta, Georgia. The...
Mar 29 2010
Which comes first, depression or inflammation? To help solve this long standing chicken and egg conundrum, researchers led by Jesse Stewart, Ph.D., assistant professor of psychology at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis asked two critical...
Oct 5 2009
National Institutes of Health Awarded 5-Year Grant To Study Effects of Alcohol Intake, Binge Drinking Indianapolis, IN, Aug. 25, 2009 - The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism at the National Institutes of Health recently awarded Dr....
Aug 25 2009
(April 23, 2009) -- Solving the age-old chicken and the egg dilemma, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis researchers report that genetic predisposition to impulsivity is a trait predictive of alcoholism. The study appears on the July print...
Apr 23 2009
INDIANAPOLIS (March 19, 2009) - IUPUI Psychology Professor Charles Goodlett and William P. Hetrick, associate professor of psychology and neuroscience at IU-Bloomington, are among 12 teams of Indiana scientists who have been awarded the first grants from...
Mar 19 2009
From left: John Hazer, Crystal Harold, Leslie Ashburn-Nardo, dennis Devine, and Jane Williams Photo by Rocky Rothrock, Office of Visual Media, IUPUI Published Spring 2007 in IU Research & Creative Activity. Written by Tracy James.  Is your...
Jul 1 2007