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Jul 9 2018 | Association for Psychological Science | Posted In: Announcements, Faculty
Barbara Tversky studied cognitive psychology at the University of Michigan. She held positions first at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and then at Stanford, from 1978-2005 when she took early retirement. She is an active Emerita Professor of Psychology at Stanford and Professor of Psychology at...
Jul 9 2018 | U.S. News & World Report | Posted In: In the News
The fields of psychiatry and psychology deal with the study of the mind and behavior. Topics include applied, biological and organizational psychiatry and psychology, as well as the identification and treatment of psychiatric disorders. These are the world's top universities for psychiatry and...
Jul 6 2018 | Stanford Report | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
Stanford study suggests that the emotions American employers are looking for in job candidates may not match up with emotions valued by jobseekers from some cultural backgrounds – potentially leading to hiring bias. By Melissa De Witte Job applicants who want to appear calm and collected might be...
Jun 27 2018 | QUARTZ | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
For people smack in the mad mid-life rush of managing full-time careers, dependent children, and aging parents, nothing feels so short in supply as time. But there is time to get it all done, says psychologist Laura Carstensen, the founding director of the Stanford Center on Longevity. The only...
Jun 27 2018 | Stanford Report | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
SLAC and Stanford researchers are developing a device that combines electrical brain stimulation with EEG recording, opening potential new paths for treating neurological disorders.   By Manuel Gnida  

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