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Recent Past Talks

Behavioral Neuroscience

Speaker: Dr. Jason Cannon, School of Health Sciences, Purdue University
Event: "Development and utilization of preclinical models of Parkinson's disease"
Date: Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Nathan Schroeder, University of Illinois
Event: "Stress and neuroplasticity in a nematode"
Date: Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Stephen Benoit, University of CIncinnati
Event: "Food addiction: Fact or fiction?"
Date: Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Wei Zheng, School of Health Sciences, Purdue University
Event: "Adult neurogenesis in manganese-induced Parkinsonian disorder"
Date: Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Richard van Rijn, Purdue University
Event: "A preclinical evaluation of the risks of adolescent energy drink consumption"
Date: Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Susan Sangha, Purdue University
Event: Graduate Student Journal Club
Date: Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Speaker: Julia Chester, Purdue University
Event: Graduate Student Journal Club
Date: Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Speaker: David McKinzie, Eli Lilly
Title: "A neuroscientist's life in industry"
Date: Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Clinical

Speakers: Taka Suzuki and Colin Vize, Purdue University
Title: Presentation of first year projects
Date: Friday, November 21, 2014
Speakers: Dr. Chris Carr, St. Vincent Sports Performance
Title: "Sport psychology"
Date: Friday, November 14, 2014
Speakers: Joel Sprunger and Hector De Los Santos, Purdue University
Event: ABCT practice talk - Joel
  Presentation of first-year project - Hector
Date: Friday, October 31, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Jason Moser, Michigan State University
Title: "Dimensions of anxiety: From neurocognitive mechanisms to clinical innovations"
Date: Friday, October 17, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Kathleen Chard, University of Cincinnati
Title: "Empirically-based treatments for traumatic stress"
Date: Friday, October 3, 2014
Event: Journal Club
Date: Friday, September 26, 2014
Event: Journal Club
Date: Friday, September 12, 2014
Speaker: Amber Jarnecke, Purdue University
Event: SRP Practice Talk
Speaker: Joel Sprunger, Purdue University
Event: Master's Thesis Presentation
Date: Friday, September 5, 2014

Cognitive

Speaker: Dr.Michael Jones, Indiana University
Title: "Scaling models of human semantic abstraction" (abstract)
Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Sebastien Helie, Purdue University
Title: "What can category learning tell us about knowledge representation?"
Date: Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Speaker: Dr. James Nairne, Purdue University
Title: "The three "W's" of episodic memory: what, when, and where"
Date: Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Brandon Keehn, SLHS, Purdue University
Title: "Understanding superior visual search skills in autism spectrum disorder"
Date: Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Speakers: Ludmila Nunes and Billy Aue, Purdue University
Titles: "Learnng illusions: The power of videos" - Ludmila
  "Dynamic memory searches: Output interference may selectively impact episodic memory" - Billy
Date: Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Chris Wahlheim, Washington University in St. Louis
Title: "Remembering Change"
Date: Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Speaker: Josh VanArsdall, Purdue University
Title: "The mnemonic value of animacy over the long and short term"
Date: Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Speakers: Aiping Xiong and Nicole Murchison, Purdue University
Titles: "Referential coding of steering-wheel button presses in a simulated driving cockpit" - Aiping
  "How hand posture modulates interference from extraneous information in an Eriksen flanker task" - Nicole
Date: Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Speaker: Darryl Schneider, Purdue University
Title: "Isolating a mediated route for response congruency effects in task switching"
Date: Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Speaker: Howard Zelaznik, Purdue University
Title: "Correlated individual differences in Fitts's law performance"
Date: Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Departmental Talk

Speaker: Dr. Sophie Scott, Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, University College London
Title: "Motor responses to speech and sound: from mirror neurons to conversations"
Date: Friday, November 14, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Ed Diener, University of Utah, University of Virginia, and The Gallup Organization
Title: "The remarkable advances in the science of happiness"
Date: Thursday, October 23, 2014

I/O

Speaker: Dr. Jason A. Colquitt, CARMA Webcast
Title: "Lab vs. field OB: Do findings converge?"
Date: Friday, November 21, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Ron Landis, CARMA Webcast
Title: "Organization studies: Is ours a hard science?"
Date: Friday, October 24, 2014
Speaker: Meghan Thornton, Purdue University
Event: Practice Job Talk
Date: Friday, October 24, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Michael Sliter, IUPUI, I-I-I-O! Colloquium
Title: "Workout at work: laboratory test of psychological and performance outcomes"
Date: Friday, October 3, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Paul Bliese, University of South Carolina, CARMA
Title: "Ways to increase randomization in organizational research"
Date: Friday, September 26, 2014
Speaker: Dr. James LeBreton, Penn State University, CARMA
Title: "Practical recommendations for measuring implicit constructs via conditional reasoning"
Date: Friday, September 26, 2014
Speaker: Rodica Damian, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (vita)
Title: "The prospective effects of personality and background factors in predicting status attainment
  and occupational outcomes" (abstract)
Date: Friday, September 12, 2014

This talk was partially funded by the Ernest J. McCormick Memorial Fund.

Speaker: David Allen, University of Memphis
Title: "Translating intentions to behavior: The interaction of network structure and behavioral intentions in understanding
  employee turnover"
Date: Friday, September 5, 2014

MCCS

Speaker: Dr. Richard Schweickert, Purdue University
Title: "Locus of a word length effect and a phonological network effect in immediate recall" (abstract)
Date: Monday, November 17, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Ali Ünlü, Technische Universität München, Germany
Title: "Statistical testing of the law of regular minimality in perceptual discrimination" (abstract)
Date: Monday, November 17, 2014
Speaker: Cosmo Zhang, Purdue University
Title: "How can computational HCI assist experimental HCI: Designing an optimized keyboard for people in motor-control
  difficulties" (abstract)
Date: Monday, November 10, 2014
Event: Purdue Winer Memorial Lectures (PWML)
Event Title: "Contextuality from physics to psychology"
Date: November 1-3, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Michel Regenwetter, University of Illinois
Title: "Quantitative Testing of Decision Theories" (abstract)
Date: Monday, October 27, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Bas Rokers, University Wisconsin
Title: "Visual Motion Perception in the Human Brain" (abstract)
Date: Monday, October 20, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Clintin Davis-Stober, University of Missouri
Title: "A new perspective on identifying and testing invariants of decision-making" (abstract)
Date: Monday, October 6, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Michael Vitevitch, University of Kansas
Title: "Using network science in cognitive science to examine the mental lexicon" (abstract)
Date: Monday, September 29, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Jay I. Myung, Ohio State University
Title: "Squeezing every ounce of information from an experiment adaptive design optimization"
Date: Monday, September 15, 2014
Speaker: Ruth Rosenholtz, MIT
Title: "Vision at a glance"
Date: Thursday, September 11, 2014
Speaker: Scott L. Feld, Sociology, Purdue University
Title: "Selective behavior, causal inference, and the case of marriage: We should not expect average effects of selective behaviors"
Date: Monday, September 8, 2014

Social

Speaker: Dr. Lauri Jensen-Campbell, University of Texas at Arlington
Title: "Peer victimization and health outcomes: The (not) good, the bad, and the ugly"
Date: Friday, November 21, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Rong Su, Purdue University
Title: "It's not (just) about math: People and things interests as potential explanations for STEM career choice and attainment"
Date: Friday, November 14, 2014
Speaker: Dr. A.J. Schwichtenberg, Purdue University
Title: "Infant-parent play in families raising children with autism"
Date: Friday, November 7, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Thomas Redick, Purdue University
Title: "What's working in working memory training"
Date: Friday, October 31, 2014
Speaker: Audrey Ricke, Purdue University
Title: "Negotiating identity: Sensory experience and stereotypes at festivals in southern Brazil"
Date: Friday, October 24, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Chris Fraley, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Title: "The developmental antecedents of adult attachment styles: A longitudinal investigation"
Date: Friday, October 17, 2014
Speaker: Dr. Norb Kerr, Michigan State University
Title: "Pet peeves of a social psychological greybeard"
Date: Friday, October 10, 2014
Speaker: Louis Penner, Wayne State University
Title: "Racial disparities in healthcare: A social psychological perspective"
Date: Friday, September 19, 2014
Speaker: Maayan Dvir, Purdue University
Title: "The effect of ostracism by strangers on romantic relationship evaluations"
Date: Friday, September 12, 2014
Speaker: Bill Graziano, Purdue University
Title: "Attention: What Everybody Knows"
Date: Friday, September 5, 2014