Events Archive

Developmental Science Colloquium | Ann Easterbrooks PhD

Thursday, April 18, 2019 1:00pm

Location: 

Tobin 423

Ann Easterbrooks PhD, professor in the Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Study and Human Development at Tufts University, will present her talk "Risk and Resilience in Applied Developmental Science: Narrowing the Gap Between Research and Practice."

All are welcome!

Diversity Retreat Series 2019 | Robyne Renée Rivers

Monday, April 15, 2019 1:00pm

Location: 

Tobin 423

Robyne Renée Rivers
Post-Doctoral Fellow, CCPH, UMass Amherst
Smaller informal discussion about maintaining mental health as a graduate student of color and supporting undergraduate students of color, open to all UMass graduate students.

*Note this date is a campus holiday*

Clinical Colloquium | Nancy Donovan MD

Thursday, April 11, 2019 1:00pm

Location: 

Tobin 521B

Nancy Donovan MD, Chief of the Division of Geriatric Psychiatry at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Associate Researcher of Massachusetts General Hospital, and Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, will be presenting on recent findings of Emotional and Social Function in Preclinical Alzheimer's Disease

Social Brown Bag | Linda Silka PhD

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 12:00pm

Location: 

Tobin 423

Linda Silka PhD, professor at the University Maine's School of Econoimcs, will present a talk titled Complex Problems, Complex Solutions: Opportunities for Social Psychology

Dr Silka’s research focuses on building community-university research partnerships.  Dr Silka’s talk will be about a broad range of transdisciplinary research she has been doing to coordinate where social psychologists are needed and bring great strength to the increasingly important focus on solutions.

Developmental Science Colloquium | Martha Ann Bell PhD

Thursday, April 4, 2019 1:00pm

Location: 

Tobin 423

Martha Ann Bell PhD, professor at Virgina Tech's Psychology Department, will speak about using developmental cognitive neuroscience and physiological approaches (EEG, ECG) to studying changes in brain-behavior relations and cognition-emotion integration during infancy and early childhood; executive function and emotion regulation.

All are welcome!

Diversity Retreat Series 2019 | Round Table

Friday, March 29, 2019 12:00pm

Location: 

Tobin 423

A round-table discussion between faculty, staff and students surrounding topics of justice and equity, including ways to support students and peers at all levels of academia. Open to all UMass PBS faculty,
staff and students.

Social Brown Bag | Rezarta Bilali PhD

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 12:00pm

Location: 

Tobin 423

Rezarta Bilali PhD, an assistant professor at NYU, will present a talk titled The Role of Narratives and Storytelling in Shaping Conflict-Relevant Attitudes in Contexts of Collective Violence.

Dr. Bilali's research focuses on understanding social psychological underpinnings of intergroup conflict and violence in international settings. 

To find out more about her research, please visit https://steinhardt.nyu.edu/faculty/Rezarta_Bilali

All are welcome!

Cognitive Brown Bag | Mohit Iyyer PhD

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 12:00pm

Location: 

Tobin 521B

Mohit Iyyer PhD, assistant professor in computer science at UMass Amherst, will present a talk.

Information will be added shortly.

All are welcome!

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