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Professor Walter Mischel will appear on Anderson Cooper 360 on December 22nd and 23rd and will be on PBS NewsHour with Paul Soloman on Thursday, January 1st. News
Professor Nim Tottenham has been selected by the American Psychological Association for the 2015 Distinguished Scientific Award for Early Career Contribution to Psychology. News
Congratulations to Professor Nim Tottenham, who has been selected for the Provost's Grants Program for Junior Faculty Who Contribute to the Diversity Goals of the University. The title of her proposal is Critical Periods for Intergenerational Fear Transmission in Humans. News
Columbia University invites applications for a position at any rank from tenure-track assistant professor to tenured full professor to begin July 1, 2015. While applicants in other areas of research will be considered, we are especially interested in individuals with expertise in cognitive neuroscience whose research focuses on the psychological and brain bases of memory, learning, decision-making and/or other higher cognitive abilities. For the full job listing and to submit an application, please visit the Columbia University jobs site.

Review of applications will begin on December 1st and will continue until the position is filled.
Professor Valerie Purdie-Vaughns appeared on Tavis Smiley to talk about black male media images and their effect on setereotypes and discrimination in society. Click here to watch the show. News
Columbia University invites applications for a Lecturer in Discipline position in the Department of Psychology to begin July 1, 2015. The successful candidate will teach and direct the department's instructional programs. This is a full-time appointment with multiyear renewals contingent on successful reviews. Ph.D. is required and candidates are expected to have excellent teaching ability and sound knowledge of the field. For the full job listing and to submit an application, please visit the Columbia University jobs site.

Review of applications will begin on December 1st and will continue until the position is filled.
The Department of Psychology at Columbia University invites applications for a tenure-track position in social-personality psychology at the assistant professor level to begin July 1, 2015. We are interested in individuals with a strong record of innovative and programmatic research and teaching excellence. Ph.D. is required at the time of appointment. For the full job listing and to submit an application, please visit the Columbia University jobs site.

Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled.

The Department of Psychology and the Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute at Columbia University invite applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the assistant professor level to begin July 1, 2015. We are interested in individuals whose research addresses fundamental issues in the neural mechanisms of complex animal behavior, broadly defined. For the full job listing and to submit an application, please visit the Columbia University jobs site.

Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2014 and will continue until positions are filled.

The Department of Psychology and the Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute at Columbia University invite applications for up to two tenure-track faculty positions at the assistant professor level to begin July 1, 2015. We are interested in individuals whose research addresses fundamental issues in the neural mechanisms of complex human behavior, broadly defined. For the full job listing and to submit an application, please visit the Columbia University jobs site.

Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2014 and will continue until positions are filled.

 

Colloquium Series

 2014-2015 Schedule


September 10, 2014
Nim Tottenham
Columbia University
"Human Amygdala-Cortical Circuit Development"
October 1, 2014
Art Arnold
UCLA
"Sex Differences in Physiology, Behavior, and Disease: Role of the sex chromosomes"
October 8, 2014
Geoffrey Cohen
Stanford University
"The Psychology of Change: Wise Interventions to Reduce Intergroup Disparities"
October 22, 2014
Barbara Fredrickson
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
"Positivity Resonates"
November 5, 2014
Paul Shaw
Washington University,
St. Louis
"Can Sleep Fix a Broken Brain?"
November 12, 2014
Nick Turk-Browne
Princeton University
"Background Interactions Supporting Attention and Perception"
December 3, 2014
Todd Heatherton
Dartmouth College
"Breaking and Building Self-Regulation"
March 4, 2014
Arie Kruglanski
University of Maryland
March 11, 2015
Karen Parker
Stanford University
April 1, 2015
Dacher Keltner
UC-Berkeley
April 15, 2015
John O'Doherty
California Institute of Technology
May 6, 2015
Senior Honors Presentations
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