Past Colloquia





August 31, 2018     Faculty Discussion                                  "What We Know As Faculty That We Wish We Would Have Known as Students"                                                
September 7, 2018 Clinical Town Hall
September 14, 2018     Lily Assaad, Kate Collison, Vera Du, Purdue University  

Kate: "Examining the Factor Structure and Validity of the Triarchic Model of Psychopathy"

Vera: "Grandiose and Vulnerable Narcissism across Interpersonal Surfaces"

Lily: "Patterns of Interpersonal Complementarity and Relationship Satisfaction"

September 28, 2018

Elizabeth Aslinger, Purdue University "The Role of Narcissistic Grandiosity and Vulnerability in Hostility Leading Up To and Following Rejection"

October 12, 2018

Wei-Song Neo and Vera Du, Purdue University

"Challenging Behaviors in Toddlers and Preschoolers with Angelman, Prader-Willi, and Williams Syndromes" - Wei-Siong

"Mapping Big Five Personality Traits Within and Across Interpersonal Circumplex Surfaces" - Vera

October 19, 2018

Amanda Rardon, IU Health Arnett Hospital

"Narcan Training"

October 26, 2018

Andrea Massa, Purdue University

"Psychophysiological Correlates of Trauma and Physical Aggression Perpetration"

November 2, 2018


LGBTQ+Mental Health

November 9, 2018

Casey Okoniewski, RTI International

"From Clinician to Researcher (or Somewhere In-Between): A Non-Traditional Track towards a Research Career in Intellectual and Developmental Disability"

November 30, 2018

Belel Ait Oumeziane and Meredith Bucher, Purdue University

Clinical case presentatons

December 7, 2018

Colin Vize, Purdue University

"Inside the Black Box: Using Item-level Data to Understand the Consequences of Partialing"

January 11, 2019

Town Hall Meeting

February 1, 2019

Dr. Dan Foti Lab Personnel, Purdue University

"Pathways from Error Processing to Negative Symptoms and Functional Outcome in Psychotic Disorders"

February 8, 2019

Dr. Don Lynam & Colin Vize, Purdue University

"Open Science in Clinical Psychology"

February 15, 2019

Belel Ait Oumesiane, Purdue University

Case Conference

February 22, 2019

Molly Maloney and Vera Du, Purdue University
"Effects of Psychological Flexibility on Anger and Alcohol-Related Partner Aggression" - Molly
"Putting Emotions in Motion: Unpacking Associations between Interpersonal and Affective Circumplexes at the Moment-to-moment Level" - Vera

March 22, 2019

Alison Haney, Colin Vize, Belel Ait Oumeziane, Purdue University
“The Internship Process: It’s going to be Ok!”

March 29, 2019

Dr. Michael Anestis, University of Southern Mississippi (Clinical/HDFS)
“Military Suicide: What Do We Know and What Can We Do?”

April 5, 2019

Dr. Timothy Trull, University of Missouri
“Ambulatory Assessment of Emotion Dysregulation and Its Correlates”

April 12, 2019

Samantha Ingram and Kate Collison, Purdue University
Master's Thesis Research - Samantha
"Personality Disorders as Predictors of Intimate Partner Violence" - Kate

April 29, 2019

Colin Vize, Purdue University
"The Importance of Antagonism"


Date Speaker Title

August 29, 2018

Dr. Darryl Schneider, Purdue University "Alertness and Cognitve Control"

Septgember 12, 2018       

Dr. Kate Snyder, University of Louisville "A Person-Centered Approach to Understanding Achievement Motivation and Underachievement: Old Wine, New Bottle Opener"
September 19, 2018 Dr. Lisa Fasio, Vanderbilt University "Knowledge Neglect: When People Fail to Use Relevant Knowledge"

September 26, 2018

Elizabeth Wiemers, Purdue University “The Influence of Individual Differences in Cognitive Ability on Working Memory Training Gains”

October 3, 2018

Dr. Anne Sereno, Purdue University “Attentional Modulation of Visual Representations in Non-Human Primate Cortex”

October 10, 2018

Dr. Sebastien Helie, Purdue University "Why Can't We Find a Needle in a Haystack?"

October 24, 2018

Michelle Coverdale, Purdue University "The Mnemonic Effect of Choice"

October 31, 2018

Garrett O'Day, Purdue University “Getting Students to Practice Retrieval Using a Peer-Generated, Online Question Bank: An Underpowered Exploration”

November 7, 2018

Psychonomic Prep

November 28, 2018

Isis Chong De La Cruz, Purdue University "Affective Valence Modulation in Response-Selection Tasks with Reference Stimuli"

December 5, 2018

Dr. Karl Healey, Michigan State University "The Role of Control Processes in the Dynamics of Episodic Memory Search"

January 9, 2019

Organizational Meeting

January 16, 2019

Dr. Howard Zelaznik, Purdue University “Exceptions to Fitts’s Law”

January 30, 2019

Dr. Yu-Chin Chiu, Purdue University "Automatic Control Via Item-Specific Learning"

February 6, 2019

Edward Christopher, Purdue University "The Philosophy of Bayesian Analysis"
February 13, 2019 Dr. Greg Francis, Purdue University "Too Good To Be True Findings From Cognitive Psychology"
February 20, 2019 Dr. Yu-Chin Chiu, Purdue University "Automatic Control Via Item-Specific Learning"
February 27, 2019 Dr. Greg Francis, Purdue University “No Effect of the Moon Size Illusion on Perceptual Judgments”
March 6, 2019 Dr. James Nairne and Michelle Coverdale, Purdue University "Do Mating-Relevant Thoughts Improve Memory?”
March 20, 2019 Dr. Darryl Schneider, Purdue University "Alertness and Cognitive Control"
March 27, 2019 Dr. Caroline Hornburg, Purdue University “Grade of Acquisition of Understanding of Mathematical Equivalence in Elementary School Predicts Algebra Readiness in Middle School”
April 3, 2019 Edward Christopher, Purdue University “How and Why We Must Remember to Remember"
April 10, 2019 Dr. Kimberly Fenn, Michigan State University "Psychology and the Law: Is There a Role for Sleep?"
April 24, 2019 Tianfang Han, Purdue University "A Look Back on 'On the Selection of Signals': Only Speed-Accuracy Trade Off?"


Date Speaker Title 
September 6, 2018                Crystal Shi & Dr. Susan Gordon, HTM, Purdue University "Perceived Organizational Support or Perceived Supervisor Support? An Experimental Study to Explore Managers'                         Psychological Contract and Work Engagement in the Hotel Industry"

September 13, 2018

Dr. Larry Williams, University of Nebraska "Latent Variable Approaches with Multidimensional Constructs: Parcels and Higher Order Factors"

September 20, 2018

Melissa Keith, Purdue University "The What and How of Creativity: Individual Differences, Creativity Goals, and Process Instruction"

October 4, 2018

Dr. Jorge Banda, HK, Purdue University "Using 'Growth Mindset' and Intrinsic Motivation to Increase Child Physical Activity"

October 11, 2018

Victor Ng, Purdue University "Character at Work"

October 24, 2018

Dr. Wendy Smith, Harvard Business & University of Delaware "Navigating Organizational Paradoxes"

October 26, 2018

Dr. Andreas Schwab, Iowa State University CARMA Webcast: "Null Hypothesis Testing & Bayesian Analysis"
October 26, 2018 Dr. Joe Hair, University of Alabama CARMA Webcast: "Partial Least Squares Analysis"
November 8, 2018 Dr. Elliot Friedman, HDFS, Purdue University "Well-being: A Key Component of Healthy Aging"
November 16, 2018 Dr. Scott Tonidandel, UNCC CARMA Webcast: "Mining Text Data"
November 29, 2018 Blake Allan, Counseling, Purdue University "Meaningful Work: Predictors, Outcomes, and Future Directions"
December 6, 2018 Dr. Erin Hennes, Purdue University "Benefits and Costs of Gender Diversity Interventions that Increase Bias Awareness"
February 28, 2019 Louis Hickman, I-O, Purdue University "Big Data At Work: Applications in Social Media and Video Interviews"
March 22, 2019 Dr. S. Morton McPhail I-O/Ernest J. McCormick Memorial Lecture "Job Analysis and the Future of Work"
April 2, 2019 Dr. Tine Köhler, The University of Melbourne, Australia

"Advancing Rigor and Relevance: Constructive Replication in the Organizational Sciences"
Ernest J. McCormack Memorial Lecture

April 9, 2019 Dr. Jonas Lang, Ghent University, Belgium

"Using Multilevel Methods for Studying Group Processes over Time"

April 18, 2019 Dr. Yixuan Li, OBHR, Krannert School of Management, Purdue University

"Individual-Team Interface in Relationship Conflict Management: A Multilevel Perspective"  Abstract



Speaker Title

September 17, 2018

Dr. Chelsea Song, Purdue University "Diversity Shrinkage of Pareto-Optimal Solutions in Hiring Practice: Simulation, Shrinkage Formula, and a Regularization Technique"
September 24, 2018 Dr. Fabian Soto, Florida International Univeristy "What Can Be Inferred About Neural Encoding from Psychophysics and Neuroimaging Studies?"

October 1, 2018

Dr. Eugenio Culurciello, Purdue University “Artificial Intelligence, Past, Present, Future” (abstract)
October 15, 2018

Dr. Ehtibar Dzhafarov, Purdue University

“Contextuality, Selectivity, Signaling”
October 22, 2018

Victor Cervantes, Purdue University

"Contextuality in Human Choices"
November 5, 2018

Dr. Arkady Plotnitsky, Purdue University

"Complementarity, Formalism, and Epistemology in Physics and Psychology"
November 19, 2018

Pallavi Mishra, Purdue University

"A Network for 3D Perception Using Psychophysical Constraints"
December 3, 2018

Pierson Fleischer, Purdue University

"A Unified Model of Rule-Set Selection and Learning"
January 7, 2019 Organizational Meeting
January 14, 2019 Farzin Shamloo, Purdue University "Knowledge Acquisition in Rule-Based Categorization Tasks"
January 28, 2019 Dr. Satya Ambike, HK, Purdue University "Feed Forward Control of Movement"
February 4, 2019 Dr. Gregg Jaeger, Boston University "Leibnizian Principles & the Sciences"
February 11, 2019 Dr. Robin Thomas, Miami of Ohio University “Extending Systems Factorial Technology to Nested Architectures”
February 18, 2019 Dr. Diane Beck, University of Illinois “Neural Representations of Objects and Scenes: The Role of Knowledge and Experience”
February 25, 2019 Dr. William Frost, Rosalind Franklin University "Imaging Brain Networks During Behavior and Learning"
March 4, 2019 Dr. Natalie Lambert, Purdue University “Using Text Mining and Semantic Network Analysis to Identify Shared Mental Maps”
March 18, 2019 Pallavi Mishra, Purdue University “A Network for 3D Perception Using Psychophysical Constraints”
March 25, 2019 Dr. Greg Francis, Purdue University "Reversing Bonferroni Correction"
April 1, 2019 Dr. Sean Lane, Purdue University "Assessing the Reliability of Within-Person Change Over Time Using Dynamic Factor Analysis"
April 15, 2019 Dr. Rich Schweickert and Viola Zheng, Purdue University "Frequencies of Characters in Dreams"A
April 22, 2019 Dr. Sepideh Friberg Sadaghiani, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign “Intrinsic Cognitive Architectures & the Functional Significance of Spontaneous Brain Activity”





August 29, 2018                                               Journal Club - Dr. Anne Sereno                                                                                                                                                                          
September 5, 2018 Dr. Anne Sereno, Purdue University        "Attentional Modulation of Visual Representations in Non-human Primate Cortex"
September 12, 2018 Journal Club - Dr. Brady Atwood, IUSOM
September 19, 2018 Dr. Brady Atwood, Psychiatry, IUSOM Dorsal Striatal Synaptic Fingerprinting: Synapse-specific Effects of Drugs of Abuse"
October 3, 2018 Dr. Jayme McReynolds, Marquette University "Endocannabinoid Regulation of Stress-escalated Drug Use"
October 17, 2018 Dr. Jamie Roitman, University of Illinois at Chicago

“Long-Term Effects of Adolescent Substance Use of Prefrontal Function”

October 31, 2018 Dr. Riyi Shi, Purdue University

"Post-SCI Aldehyde-Mediated Neuropathic Pain in Rat, Mechanisms and Therapeutic Targets"

November 28, 2018 MeeJung Ko, Purdue University

"Molecular Mechanisms of G Protein Coupled Receptor (GPCR) Signaling in Anxiety and Conditioned Fear"

January 9, 2019 Kaitlyn Gilland, Purdue University

“Chemogenetic Analysis of the Nucleus Solitary Tract Role in Satiation”

January 16, 2019 Journal Club for Kaitlyn Gilland and Nicole Schartz
January 23, 2019 Hannah Serlin & Ka Ng, Purdue University "Prefrontal Encoding of Fear, Safety, and Reward Cue Discrimination" - Ka
TBA - Hannah
January 30, 2019 Journal Club
February 6, 2019 Dr. Richard Van Rijn, Medicinal Chemistry and Pharmacology, Purdue University "The Influence of Neuronal Cell Context on the Effectiveness of Treating Co-Morbid Disorders"
February 13, 2019 Journal Club
February 20, 2019 Dr. Gregg Homanics, University of Pittsburgh "Gins of the Fathers: Intergenerational Epigenetic Effects of Alcohol"
February 27, 2019 Journal Club for Alvarado/Escobedo
March  6, 2019 Cynthia Alvarado and Abraham Escobedo, Purdue University "Effects of the Partial NMDAR Agonist D-Cycloserine on Inhibiting Fear in the Presence of a Safety Cue and During Extinction" - Abraham
TBA - Cynthia
March 20, 2019 Journal Club for Dr. Michael Bardo
March 27, 2019 Dr. Michael Bardo, University of Kentucky "Environmental Enrichment Protects Against Drug Abuse Vulnerability"
April 3, 2019 Journal Club for Nicole Schartz
April 10, 2019 Nicole Schartz, Purdue University "The Role of Complement C3 in the Hippocampal Pathology of Status Epilepticus"
April 24, 2019 Elizabeth Sahagun and Season Wyatt, Purdue University TBA - Elizabeth
"Pathological Roles for Microglia During Epileptogenesis" - Season


Date Speaker Title
August 31, 2018 Laura Hildebrand, Purdue University

"The Female Threat: Reactions to Increased Representation of Women in Traditionally Male-Dominated Domains"

September 7, 2018

Dr. Louis Tay, I-O, Purdue University "A Psychologist Exploring Data Science Approaches to Studying Emotions: Internet Searches, Emotions, and Emojis"

September 14, 2018

Dr. Jennifer Crocker, Ohio State University "Social Motivation: Egosystem and Ecosystem"

September 21, 2018

Dr. Michelle Shiota, Arizona State University "Beyond 'Happiness': The Value of a Discrete Positive Emotion Perspective"
September 28, 2018 Dr. Madeleine George, Purdue University "Instagram or Instagreat?: The Positive Side of Using Digital Technologies during the Transition to Young Adulthood"

October 12, 2018

Dr. Sharon Christ, HDFS, Purdue University "Psychological Neglect in Adolescence and Mental Well-Being"

October 19, 2018

Dr. Sylvia Perry, Northwestern University

“Biased, Aware, Threatened: Reducing Bias-Aware Whites’ Intergroup Concerns Through a Moral Affirmation”

October 26, 2018

Dr. Justin Lehmiller, Ball State University

"What Our Sexual Fantasies Say About Our Personalities"

November 2, 2018

Barrett Caldwell, Purdue University

“Coordinating Teams, Tasks, and Time in Complex Sociotechnical Environments”

November 9, 2018

Dr. John Kruschke, Indiana University

"Analyzing Ordinal Data with Metric Models: What Could Possibly Go Wrong?"

November 16, 2018

Dr. Seunyoon Lee, Purdue University

"Network Environments, Creative Processes, and Well-Being"

November 30, 2018

Dr. Bill Graziano, Purdue Univesity

"Person-Thing Orientations Brief Talk"

January 11, 2019

Dr. Franki Kung, Purdue University

“Goal Models: The (Different) Ways People Organize Their Goals and Why They Matter”

January 18, 2019

Dr. Shelley MacDermid Wadsworth, HDFS, Purdue University

"What Can Military Families Teach Us About All Families?"

January 25, 2019

Dr. Tom Redick, Purdue University

"Action Video Game Effects on Cognition"

February 1, 2019

Dr. Tara Grillos, Political Science, Purdue University

"Social & Behavioral Effects of Public Policy"

February 15, 2019

Dr. Peter Belmi, University of Virginia
Co-hosted by the Acceptance and Inclusion Consortium

"The Social Advantage of Miscalibrated Individuals: The Relationship Between Social Class and Overconfidence and its Implications for Class-Based Inequality"

February 22, 2019

Dr. Kevin Stainback, Sociology, Purdue University

"Do Workplace Equal Opportunity/Diversity Initiatives Affect Gender Segregation? And If So, Which Ones?

March 1, 2019

Dr. Eliot Smith, Indiana University

"Human-Robot Interaction as Intergroup Behavior"

March 6, 2019

Dr. Michael Hogg, Claremont Graduate University  (Social/Acceptance and Inclusion Consortium)

"Extremist Groups, Autocratic Leaders, and Zealous Followers: Identity Uncertainty's Legacy"

March 22, 2019

Dr. Yael Granot, Loyola University of Chicago

"The Eyes of the Law: Influences of Attention, Identity, and Process on Legal Judgments"

March 29, 2019

Dr. Maureen Craig, New York University

"Beyond Majority Minority: Presumed Alliances and Intergroup Relations in the 21st Century"

April 5, 2019

Dr. C. Nathan DeWall, University of Kentucky

"Hooked on Hurt: Understanding the Addictive Nature of Aggression"

April 19, 2019

Dr. Amanda Diekman, Indiana University

"A Cue to Culture: Communal Goal Congruity Can Signal Belonging in STEM"

Early Career Research Achievement Award

October 17, 2018

Dr. Jeff Karpicke, Purdue Univeristy “Illusions of Learning from Watching Educational Videos”

October 17, 2018

Dr. Louis Tay, Purdue University “Advancing the Measurement of Subjective Well-Being”


October 17, 2018 Health & Kinesiology Charles Cowell Lecture Dr. Ximena Arriaga, Purdue Univeristy  “The Invisible Harm of Partner Aggression”
October 18, 2018 HHS Learn and Lunch Program Dr. Susie Swithers, Purdue University “Time to Dump Your Diet Drinks? Some Not-so-Sweet Effects of Sweeteners”

October 30, 2018

Giant Leaps/Ideas Festival Dr. Steven Pinker, Department of Psychology, Harvard University "What If the World is Actually Getting Better"

November 5, 2018

PSYC Undergrads Dr. Bridgette Tonnsen, Purdue University "What next? Graduate school options for psychology and related disciplines"

November 9-12,2018

Winer Memorial Lectures Lecture Information Topic: Probability and Contextuality

February 15, 2019

Departmental Dr. Susan South, Purdue University Presentation on IRB Procedures and Updates

February 28, 2019

Special Lecture in Neuroscience: The Neuroscience of Obesity Dr. Scott Sternson, Howard Hughes Medical Institute "The Neurobiology of Need"

March 28, 2019

Purdue Autism Seminar Series Dr. Brian Boyd, University of Kansas "Implementing Interventions in Real-World Settings: Where Do We Go From Here?"

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