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Fall 2020 has not been easy, but we persevered. Psychology's dedicated students continue to update our comprehensive COVID-19 resource guide to help anyone looking for support.

 

 
 
DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION
 
   
 
 
 
 

 

As part of the University of Illinois Psychology Department's commitment to supporting an anti-racist agenda, we have pledged to implement several specific actions to acknowledge, address, and dismantle racism within the academic structures in which we work. Please read our Action Plan for the current steps to which we have committed. LEARN MORE

 
 
 
 
 

 

Our Anti-Racism Grant Fund is designed to provide financial support for anti-racism events and initiatives. All psychology affiliated staff, undergraduate majors, graduate students, and faculty are eligible. Spring proposals will be accepted on a rolling basis beginning February 1st. LEARN MORE

 
 
 
 
 

 

Professor and Head Wendy Heller along with colleagues throughout North America and Australia have published an unprecedented article, "The Future of Women in Psychological Science." LEARN MORE

 
 
 
 
 

 

 

Professor Diane Beck spearheads initiative to increase the visibility of female vision scientists. LEARN MORE 

 
 
 
FACULTY
 
   
 
 
AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

Congratulations to all of our faculty on their recently awarded grants. Here is an updated list to date. LEARN MORE

 
 
 
 
 

 

 

Professor Dolores Albarracin receives the Carol and Ed Diener Award. LEARN MORE

 
 
 
 
 

 

 

Professor Dan Newman was chosen for the "Advancement of Organizational Research Methodology Award." LEARN MORE

 
 
 
 
 

 

 

Professor Carla Hunter was selected for the Building Pathways Program. LEARN MORE

 
 
 
RESEARCH
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

Professor Nathan Todd demonstrates a link between support for Christian privileges and opposition to sexual and gender minority rights. LEARN MORE

 
 
 
 
 

 

 

Aron Barbey and team discover new information related to body composition and cognitive function. LEARN MORE

 
 
 
COMMUNITY
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

INBAL and OLLI collaborated on a virtual course highlighting the work of our faculty. LEARN MORE

 
 
 
STAFF
 
   
 
 
 
 

 

 

The fall semester could not begin until the building was ready. Jim Clark took on many extra responsibilities to make that transition run smoothly. LEARN MORE

 
 
 
MASTER OF SCIENCE IN PSYCHOLOGICAL SCIENCE
 
   
 
 
 
 

 

 

Director Caroline Tancredy provides an update on navigating the fall semester. LEARN MORE

 
 
 
ALUMNI
 
   
 
 
 
 

 

 

Dr. Leah Marks is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist at the Pediatric Developmental Center and the youngest member of our Alumni Advisory Board. LEARN MORE

 
 
 
 
 

 

 

Alice McGinty is a writer, instructor, and keynote speaker. She just recently released another well-received children's book in October. LEARN MORE

 
 
 
 
 

 

We always look for new and exciting ways to connect with our alumni. If you are interested in being a mentor for our "Ask an Alum" program, participating in a Zoom panel, sharing your story, or joining our Alumni Advisory Board, please contact our Alumni Relations Coordinator, Ryan Leskis rleskis@illinois.edu.

 
 
 
STUDENTS
 
   
 
 
AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

Dani Kang secures NIH Fellowship for her work investigating alcohol's effects on threat sensitivity in a social context. LEARN MORE

 
 
 
 
 

 

 

Courtney James-Atkins receives the Illinois Psychology Leadership Academy Award. LEARN MORE

 
 
 
 
 

 

 

Paul Bogdan is the inaugural winner of the Thomas and Margaret Huang Graduate Fellowship. LEARN MORE

 
 
 
RESEARCH
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

Drew Weiner & Professor Sean Laurent show moral judgments of crime are influenced by perceived wealth. LEARN MORE

 
 
 
 
 

 

 

Paty Cintora & Heidemarie Laurent publish research examining women's exposure to intimate partner violence and mental health. LEARN MORE

 
 
 
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