Psychology

Jan 30, 2018 | Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost News

Pack Hacks for Faculty: Integrating Your Personal, Professional Life

NC State psychology professor Shevaun Neupert shows us how to succeed in integrating our professional and personal lives.

Jan 16, 2018

Student Contest: Spend a Day With the Dean

Wanted: A Humanities and Social Sciences student with a busy schedule and a sense of adventure. Enter this contest to spend a day side by side with your dean, Jeff Braden. Show him your world, and learn about his.

Jan 2, 2018 | Daily Beast

‘Extreme Vetting’ of Muslims Occurred Before Trump

Federal agents have long monitored some would-be immigrants' social media activity. A study led by NC State psychologist Sarah Desmarais shows there's almost no research on what distinguishes potential terrorists.

Dec 13, 2017

Collaborative Research Project Aims to Improve Child Welfare in NC

An interdisciplinary group of NC State researchers is helping improve the wellbeing of children across North Carolina.

Dec 12, 2017

Year in Review: Our Top Stories of 2017

It's been a busy year for the college. Take a look back at some of our top stories of 2017.

Dec 7, 2017 | Web India

Online Health Programs May Improve Sexual Health Among Female Teens

A 45-minute online sexual health program may improve the ability of teenage girls to become confident and effectively communicate about safe sex, a recent study suggests. Lead author and NC State psychology professor Laura Widman said the ability to talk about sexual health with a partner is one of the strongest predictors of whether a couple will engage in safer sex.

Nov 18, 2017 | ABC News Fresno

Aging Awareness

NC State psychology researcher Shevaun Neupert finds that a positive outlook about aging actually does affect daily well-being.

Nov 7, 2017 | NC State News

Study Finds Grad Students Benefit From Industry-University Collaborations

A new study from NC State psychologists finds that graduate students benefit from being trained as part of research consortia that bring together university and industry partners.

Oct 30, 2017 | NC State News

Research IDs Key Factors That Help Women Ex-Convicts Avoid Recidivism

New research identifies four factors that help women ex-convicts avoid committing crimes, offering insights that can be used to help former inmates integrate more successfully into their communities after time in prison.

Oct 23, 2017 | NC State News

Changes in Perspective May Affect How Useful Drones Really Are

A recent study from NC State psychologists finds users have trouble utilizing images from drones to find the position of objects on the ground.