Past Colloquia

Behavioral Neuroscience


February 20, 2017

Dr. Iris Muller, Purdue University "The GABA-synthetic Enzyme GAD65 and Its Role in Post-traumatic Stress Disorder"

February 13, 2017

Dr. Cordelia Running, Purdue University "Oral Sensations and Secretions: Using Flavor and Saliva to Improve Foods for Health"

February 6, 2017

Dr. Jon Crystal, Indiana University "Animal Models of Episodic Memory"

January 30, 2017

Dr. Dan Foti, Purdue University "The Temporal Dynamics of Reversal Learning: IMpact of Depressive Symptoms and Tonic Dopamine"

November 28, 2016

Dr. Jessica Ellis, Purdue University "Dissecting the Dichotomy of Brain Lipids: Lipotoxicity Versus Neuroprotection"

November 7, 2016

Dr. Hui-Chen Lu, Indiana University "Maintenance is Key to Survival: Levels of Neuroanal Maintenance FActor NMNAT2 Correlate with Cognition and Neuropathology"

October 31, 2016

Dr. Chris Lapish, IUPUI "Heritable Differences in Neural Activity of Prefrontal Cortex to Alcohol-Paired Cues"

October 17, 2016

Dr. Jonathan Shillingford, Associate Director, Cell Biology, Endocyte "From Academia to Industry: A Scientist's Story"

October 3, 2016

Dr. Eyo Ukpong, Rutgers University "Realtime Imaging of Microglial Dynamics in Development and Neurological Disorders"

September 26, 2016

Michael Ursem, Purdue Research Foundation "Professional Development; Career Options for PhDs-Technology Transfer"


February 24, 2107 Dr. Philip Gable, University of Alabama "Alcohol Attraction and Attentional Focus Neural Correlates of Motivation-Cognition Interaction"
February 17, 2017 Dr. Zack Adams, IU Psychiatry "Integrated Approaches for Treating Co-Occurring Behavioral Health Problems in Adolescents"
February 3, 2017 Dr. Julia Chester, Purdue University "A Mouse Model for Co-Morbid Alcohol Use and Post-traumatic Stress Disorder"
January 27, 2017 Taka Suzuki, Purdue University Practice Conference Talk: "Measurement Invariance of the DSM-5 Section III Pathological Personality Trait Model Across Sex"

January 27, 2017

Kaylin Hill, Purdue University Group Discussion about clinical practica led by Kaylin

December 9, 2016

Dr. Marie Moore Channell, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign "The Down Syndrome Phenotype: From Cognition to Communication"

December 2, 2016

Drs. Erin Hennes and Sean Lane, Purdue University Statistical Power Workshop - Part II

November 11, 2016

Dr. Bridgette Tonnsen, Purdue University "Mapping Mental Health Risks through Neurogenetic Syndromes"

November 4, 2016

Dr. Tom Kwapil, Univeristy of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign "Schizotypy as a Unifying Framework for Understanding the Schizophrenia Spectrum"

October 28, 2016

Keisha Novak, Purdue University Student Presentation: "Error Monitoring Across the Schizohrenia Spectrum: The Impack of Diagnosis and Mood"

October 28, 2016

Meredith Bucher, Purdue University Student Presentation: "Development of a Short Form of the Abridged Big Five-Dimensional Circumplex Model to Aid with the Organization of Personality Traits"

October 21, 2016

Kate Collison, Purdue University Student Presentation: "Development and Validation of the Super-Short Form of the Elemental Psychopathy Assessment"

October 21, 2016

Andrea Massa, Purdue University Student Presentation: "Trauma Cognitions and Partner Aggression: Anger, Hostility, and Rumination as Intervening Mechanisms"

October 14, 2016

Dr. Stephanie Simon-Dack, Ball State University "Mechanisms of Interhemisphric Transfer and Inhibition: Implications for Clinical Psychology Research

September 23, 2016

Meredith Bucher, Purdue University Poster: "Links between DSM-5 Section III Traits and Those from General Personality: A Faccet-Level Comparison"

September 23, 2016

Ankita Krishnan, Purdue University Master's: The Broader Autism Phenotype: Associations with Acculturative Stress among Asian International Students"

September 23, 2016

Alison Haney, Purdue University Master's: "A Matter of Faith: The Role of Religion, Doubt, and Personality in Emerging Adult Mental Health"

September 16, 2016

Dr. Kimber Nicolette, MESA Program Director, Purdue University "Cultivating Healthier Communities Through Sexual Violence Prevention in Marginalized Populations"

September 9, 2016

Maj. Scott Edwards, National Guard "The Military Setting as a Unique Multicultural Context?"



February 22, 2017

Dr. Dan Foti, Purdue University "The Time Course of Reward: Unpacking Effects of Distinct Processing Stages and Reward Types"

February 15, 2017

Dr. Greg Francis, Purdue University "Neural Circuits for Spreading Visual Information: Brightness to Attention"

February 8, 2017

Dr. Robert Proctor, Purdue University "Action Selection in Physical and Cyber Environments"

February 1, 2017

Dr. Darryl Schneider, Purdue University "PHasic Alertness and Residual Switch Costs in Task Switching"

January 18, 2017

Dr. William Aue, Purdue University "Examining Differences in Output Interference Across Tasks and Materials"

December 7, 2016

Dr. Howard Zelaznik, Purdue University "Fitts' and Schmidt's Laws of the Speed Accuracy Trade-Off: Temporal Precision Determines the Two Relations"

November 30, 2016

Aiping Xiong, Purdue University "Digits and Years: Congruency Effects for Number Magnitude and Past-Future Time Judgments"

November 9, 2016

Dr. Robert Ariel, Purdue University "Training Effective Self-Regulated Learning with a Retrieval Practice Intervention"

November 2, 2016

William Aue, Purdue University "Examining the Influence of Context Variability on Memory Performance"

October 26, 2016

Dr. Edward Awh, University of Chicago "Rhythmic Brain Activity Tracks the Conent and Timing of Online Spatial Representations"

October 19, 2016

Dr.Nathan  Rose, University of Notre Dame "Reactivation of Latent Working Memories with Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation"

October 12, 2016

Dr. Zygmunt Pizlo, Purdue University "The Role of Symmetry in Veridical 3D Vision"

October 5, 2016


September 28, 2016

Dr. Greg Francis, Purdue University "Contour Erasure and Filling-In in Brightness Perception"

September 21 2016

Edward Christopher, Purdue University "Music Helps Me Do My Homework: A Student's Conundrum"

September 7, 2016

Dr. Darryl Schneider, Purdue University "Perceptual and Conceptual Priming of Cue Encoding in Task Switching"


February 24, 2017 Dr. Dan Newman, University of Illinois "Measurement Problems"  CARMA Webinar
February 24, 2017 Dr. Nathan Podsakoff, University of Arizona "Method Variance"  CARMA Webinar
February 2, 2017 Dr. Amy Edmondson, Harvard Business School "Speaking Up and Teaming Up" to build a better world (or at leasat a better organizaiton
January 27, 2017 Dr. Scott Turner, University of South Carolina - CARMA Webinar Topic: Mixed Methods
January 27, 2017 Dr. Richard Bagozzi, University of Michigan - CARMA Webinar Topic: SEM for Small Groups
January 13, 2017 Dr. Fritz Drasgow, University of Illinois "Personality Measurement"  CARMA Webinar
November 3, 2016 Dr. Katherine Thomas, Purdue University "Working Well and Working Well with Others" (abstract)

October 21, 2016

Dr. Craig Wallace, Oklahoma State University "H-Factor in OB/HR: Beyond the FFM"

October 13, 2016

Dr. Raquel Ascencio, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University "In or Out of Sync: How Behavior Synchronization Affects Collective Effectiveness"

September 30, 2016

Dr. Herman Aguinis, George Washington School of Business "Moderation/Mediation" CARMA Webinar Program

September 15, 2016

Dr. Allison Godwin, Purdue University "Mapping Non-normative Attitudes of Postsecondary Engineering Students"



February 20, 2017

Dr. Zygmunt Pizlo and Vijai Jayadevan, Purdue University Studying Perception of 3D Symmetrical and Not-So-Symmetrical Shapes

February 13, 2017

Dr. Jaan Valsiner, Niels Bohr Professor of Cultural Psychology, Aalborg University, Denmark "Contextuality in Context: Cultural Psychology of Ornamental Designs"

February 6, 2017

Dr. Steven Landry, Purdue University "A Mathematical Framework for Examining the Effect of Situation Knowledge on Performance"

January 30, 2017

Dr. Eugenio Culurciello, Purdue University "Artificial Intelligence, Past, Present, Future"

January 23, 2017

Dr. Haluk Ogmen, University of Denver "Quantity, Quality, and the Format in Human Visual Processing and Memory Storage" (abstract)

December 5, 2016

Dr. Sebastien Helie, Purdue University "Generalization in Perceptual Categorization"

November 28, 2016

Dr. Zhongming Liu, Biomedical Engineering, Purdue University "Imaging and Decoding Human Brain Activity During Dynamic Natural Vision" (abstract)

November 14, 2016

Pierson Fleischer, Purdue University "Modeling the Effect of Reinforcement Learning on Striatal Synchrony and Periodicity"

November 7, 2016

Dr. Richard Schweickert and Xiaofang Zheng, Purdue University "Tree Inference Reaction Time and Other Measures in Processing Trees"

October 31, 2016

Dr. Aaron Clarke, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey "Neural Synchrony and Asynchrony as Mechanisms for Perceptual Grouping and Segmentation" (abstract)

October 24, 2016

Aaron Michaux, Purdue University "3-D Shape Perception with Symmetry"

October 17, 2016

Vijai Jayadevan, Purdue University "3-D Shape Recovery From a Single Camera Image"

October 3, 2016

Dr. Keith Kluender, Purdue University "Virtues of (Co)Variance for Perceptual Learning"

September 26, 2016

Farzin Shamloo, Purdue University "Changes in Default Mode Network as Automaticity Develops in a Categorization Task"

September 19, 2016

Dr. Joachim Vanderkerckhov, UC Irvine "Cognitive Psychometrics for Multimodal Data"
September 12, 2016 Dr. Peter Kvam, Michigan State University "A Geometric Framework for Modeling Accuracy and Response Times in Decisions Among Many Alternatives"


February 24, 2017 Dr. Amy Moors, Purdue University "Engineering at Purdue: Implementing Social-Personality and Feminist Psychology Research Aimed at Transformative Change"
February 17, 2017 Dr. Joey Cheng, University of Illinois "Competition for Social Rank: Strategies, Signaling, and Consequences"
February 10, 2017 Dr. Jon Maner, Northwestern University "The Dangers of Dominance, the Pitfalls of Prestige"
February 3, 2017 Dr. Robert Proctor, Purdue University "Role of Task Set in Action Selection and Control: Effects of Instructions"
January 27, 2017 Dr. Evan Calford, Purdue University "An Introduction to Experimental Economics with a Focus on Continuous Time Games"
December 2, 2016 Drs. Erin Hennes and Sean Lane, Purdue University Statistical Power Workshop - Part I
November 18, 2016 Dr. Michelle See, National University of Singapore "Dueling Emotions of Conflicting Beliefs? Intra-Component Conflict Predicts Subjective Ambivalence Depending on Affective-Cognitive Meta-Bases"
November 11, 2016 Dr Sean Lane, Purdue University "Distance Makes the Heart Grow Abstract: Attribute Valence Moderates the Effect of Distance on Close Other Evaluation"
November 4, 2016 Mason Burns, Purdue University "Combating Contemporary Intergroup Bias"
October 28, 2016 Dr. Sarah Gervais, University of Nebraska-Lincoln "In the Eyes of the Beholders: The Effects of Objectification and Perspective on Sexual Harassment
October 21, 2016 Dr. Nickola Overall, University of Auckland "What Type of Communicatin during Conflict is Beneficial for Intimate Relationships?"
October 14, 2016 Jason Clark, Purdue University "The Validating Role of Stereotypes"
September 23, 2016 Andrew Hales, Purdue University "Social Ostracism: Causes, Consequences, and Solutions"
September 16, 2016 Dr. Vanessa Sawicki, Ohio State University "When Commitment Uncertainty Helps or Hurts Relationship Success"
September 9, 2016 Dr. Nour Kteily, Northwestern University "Darker Demons of Our Nature: The Prevalence and Potency of Blatant Dehumanizaton"
September 2, 2016 Dr. Benjamin Hadden, Purdue University "Motivation in Romantic Relationships: A Self-Determination Theory Perspective"
August 26, 2016 Dr. Yuthika Girme, Purdue Univeristy "Are Supportive Relationships Good...or Bad? IT DEPENDS!"

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