Events

Jack and Nora Walker Canadian Centre for Lifespan Development Research




Events

Everyone is welcome to all of these events! If you have any questions, please contact Allison Bowman x5527.
 

Upcoming Events

October 20, 2014 3:00pm
Masters in Psychology- Kevin MacDonald

October 21, 2014 10:00 am
Masters in Psychology-Nathalie Gauthier

October 24, 2014 10:00 am
PhD in Psychology- Julie Baker

October 31, 2014 10:00am
The Aging Brain: A Healthy and Positive Approach; Guy Proulx PhD.
Rodman Hall -109 St. Paul Crescent, St. Catharines, ON
Organized by Faculty of Education, Centre for Adult Education and Community Outreach
 
November 7, 2014 2:00 pm
Masters in Psychology-Tina Hardman

November 17, 2014 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Teen Brain, Teen Mind: A Neuro-Developmental Approach to Living and Working With Adolescents; Dr. Ron Clavier
Plaza 600F

 

Past Events

October 14, 2014 12:00-1:00
Where are we with spoken grammar? A corpus-based investigation; Michael McCarthy
Plaza 600F
Department of Applied Linguistic Speaker Series

September 24, 2014
Masters in Psychology- Jasmine Bender

June 25, 2014
PhD in Psychology Thesis Defence - Lesley Capuana

June 24, 2014
PhD in Psychology Thesis Defence- Angela Dzyundzyak

June 6, 2014
PhD in Educational Studies Thesis Defence – Ann Kennerly

May 30, 2014
PhD in Psychology Thesis Defence - Junru Zhao

May 24-30, 2014
Brock Congress Plus

May 24-30, 2014
Brock Congress: Big Thinking Lecture Series

Title:Does Your Child Tell Lies?
Speakers: Angela Evans
Time: May 27 1:30-2:30pm
Location: Walker Family YMCA
Sponsor: OEYC

Title: Brock University EEG/ERP workshop
Speakers: Sid Segalowitz and James Desjardins

Time: May 19-23
Location: PL 600F

Speaker: James Walker, Department of Linguistics, York University
Title: TBA
Time: March 5 2014 12:30pm
Location: PL 600F
Sponsor: Department of Applied Linguistics

Speaker: Tina Malti, University of Toronto
Title: Children's Emotions, Morality, and Aggression
Time: March 7 2014 10:00am
Location: PL 600F
Sponsor: Psychology Department

Speaker: Larry Heuer, Columbia University
Title: TBA
Time: April 11 2014 10:00am
Location: PL 600F
Sponsor: Psychology Department

 

Speaker: Ted Gibson, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, MIT
Title: TBA
Time: November 28 2013 12:30pm
Location: PL 600F
Sponsor:Department of Applied Linguistics

Speaker: Valerie L. Shafer, The Graduate Center, City University of New York
Title: Neural Indices of Visual and Word Processing in Low-Verbal Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders
Time: November 26 2013 10:00am
Location: CRN 336
Sponsor: Child and Youth Studies
Department

 

Speaker: Michael Dodd, University of Nebraska
Title: How You Look Says a Lot About Who You Are: The Relationship Between Political Temperament, Cognition, and Visual Behaviour
Time: November 13 2013 12:00pm
Location: PL 600F
Sponsor: Psychology Department

Speaker: Kjersti Lundetræ, associate professor, Oddny Judith Solheim, associate professor, The Reading Centre, University of Stavanger, Norway.
Title: Reading interventions in a Norwegian School Context
Time: November 5 2013 10:00am
Location: Child and Youth Studies meeting room (3rd Floor Cairns Building)
Sponsor: Child and Youth Studies Department

Speaker: Amanda Wintink, Centre for Applied Neuroscience, Toronto
Title: Careers in Neuroscience and Wellness
Time: October 31 2013 10:00am
Location: PL 600F
Sponsor: Psychology Department

Speaker: Todd Ferretti, Department of Psychology, Wilfrid Laurier University
Title: The Influence of temporal information associated with verbs on understanding, imagining, and remembering
Time: October 31 2013 12:30pm
Location: PL 600F
Sponsor: Department of Applied Linguistics

Speaker: Dave Kosson, Rosalind Franklin University
Title: Get Mad, Not Sad: Emotion Regulation and the Development of Psychopathic Traits
Time: October 4 2013 10:00am
Location: PL 600F

Event: Department of Applied Linguistics Research Day
Time: April 10th
Location: Plaza 600F & 601C

Speaker: James Russell, Boston College
Title: TBA
Time: April 4 2013:00pm
Location: PL 600F

Speaker: Naseem Al-Aidroos
Title: Top-down attention switches coupling between low-level and high-level areas of human visual cortex
Time: Mar 14 2013 2:00pm
Location: PL 600F

Speaker: Michael Kiefte
Title:
Large-scale analysis of read and spontaneous speech in Nova Scotian English
Time: March 13, 2pm
Location: TA 309

Speaker: Meredith Chivers, Queen's University
Title: TBA
Time: Feb 28 2013 2:00pm
Location: PL 600F

Speaker: Louis Schmidt (McMaster)
Title: A new perspective on temperamental shyness: Differential susceptibility to endoenvironmental influences
Time: Friday March 8 2013 2:30pm (rescheduled from snow day)
Location: PL 600F

Speaker: Doug Vanderlaan (Lethbridge)

Title: The Development and Evolution of Male Homosexuality: A Cross-Cultural Analysis
Time: Wednesday January 30 2013 2:00pm
Location: PL 600F

Speaker: Carolyn Hafer, Brock University
Title: How and when do people believe in justice and why should we care? Or, what I did on my summer sabbatical
Time: Jan 24 2013 2:00pm
Location: PL 600F

Speaker: Daphne Maurer, McMaster University
Title: Critical Periods Re-examined
Time: Nov 23 2012 11:00am
Location: PL 600F

Speaker: Anne Wilson, Laurier University
Title: The post-birthday world: Consequences of temporal landmarks for temporal self-appraisal and motivation
Time: Nov 9, 2012 11:00am
Location: PL 600F

Speaker: John Connolly, McMaster University
Title: Applied Neurolinguistics: the nexus of speech processing, linguistics,
and applied linguistics
Time: Wed Oct 31, 12-1:30
Location: Sankey Chambers

Speaker: Angela Book, Brock University
Title: Walk this way
Time: Oct 26 2012 11:00am
Location: PL 600F

Speaker: Richard Brown
Title: The life and work of Donald O. Hebb: A biographical review
Time: Sept 21 2012
Location: PL 600F

Speaker: Hanna Bjorg Sigurjonsdottir, University of Iceland
Title: Supporting families in being a family: Parents with intellectual disabilties and their children
Time: Thursday October 6, 11am
Location: MC C407
Sponsor: Centre for Applied Disability Studies

Speaker:  Wendy Craig (Queens)
Title: TBD  Lifespan theme
Time: Friday October 14, 2011 11-12:30
Location: PL 600F
Sponsor: Psychology Colloquium Series

Speaker:  Adrian Owen (UWO)
Title: TBD  Behavioural Neuroscience theme
Time: Friday October 28, 2011 11-12:30
Location: PL 600F
Sponsor: Psychology Colloquium Series

Speaker: Stephani Foraker Buffalo State College, USA
Title:  TBA
Date: Fri Nov 11, 11am-noon
Room: PL 600F

Sponsor: Department of Applied Linguistics Speaker Series

Speaker:  Elizabeth Page-Gould
Title: TBD  Social Personality theme
Time: Friday November 18, 2011 11-12:30
Location: PL 600F
Sponsor: Psychology Colloquium Series

Speaker:  Bruce Morton (UWO)
Title: TBD  Lifespan theme
Time: March 2, 2011 11-12:30
Location: PL 600F
Sponsor: Psychology Colloquium Series

Speaker:  Kristi A. Buckley, Ph.D., CCC-A (University at Buffalo)
Title: Influence of cross-modal plasticity on speech perception ability in cochlear implant users.
Time: Friday Mar 25, 2011 12.15-1.30 pm
Location: PL 600F

Speaker: Gordon Hodson (PSYC, Brock)
Title: The A.R.C of prejudice
Time: Friday March 25, 2010 10:30-12:00
Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Psychology Colloquium Series 2010-2011

 

Speaker: Ellen Bialystok (York)
Title: Bilingualism and the Enhancement of Executive Control
Time: Friday March 11, 2010 10:30-12:00
Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Psychology Colloquium Series 2010-2011

Speaker: Bill Bukowski (Concordia)
Title: Continuity and change in aggression and prominence during early adolescence
Time: Friday February 11, 2010 11:00-12:30
Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Psychology Colloquium Series 2010-2011

Speaker: Jane Foster (McMaster)
Title: Early life immune challenges influences the development of anxiety-like behaviour
Time: Friday January 28, 2010 11:00-12:30
Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Psychology Colloquium Series 2010-2011

Speaker: Henri Cohen (Laboratoire de Psychologie et Neurosciences Cognitives)
Title: Complexity and learning
Time: Friday December 10, 2010 1-2:30
Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Lifespan Centre

Speaker: Mark Fenske (Guelph)
Title: Exploring the interface of cognition, emotion, and motivation
Time: Friday November 26, 2010 11:00-12:30
Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Psychology Colloquium Series 2010-2011

Speaker: Martin Daly (McMaster)
Title: Nothing to Lose? Inequality, Competition and Homicide
Time: Friday November 5, 2010 11:00-12:30
Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Psychology Colloquium Series 2010-2011

Speaker: Gordon Flett (York)
Title: The Perils of Perfectionistic Self-Presentation
Time: Friday October 15, 2010 11:00-12:30
Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Psychology Colloquium Series 2010-2011

Speaker: Gina Grimshaw (Victoria University of Wellington, NZ) POSTPONED
Title: Linking cognitive and electrophysiological correlates of vulnerability to depression
Time: Tuesday, Oct 12, 2010, 11:00-12:30
Place: PL600F
Sponsor: Lifespan Centre

Speaker: Gary Pickering (BIOL/PSYC/CCOVI, Brock)
Title: Food, flavour and phantoms: individual variation in taste perception
Time: Friday October 8, 2010 10:30-12:00
Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Psychology Colloquium Series 2010-2011

Event: PhD Defense
Speaker: Dana Reker
Title: Parenting on Subtypes of Adolescent Agressive Behaviour
Place: PL 600F
Date: August 19, 10:00

Event: PhD Defense
Speaker: Paul Adachi
Title: The Relation between Video Game Violence and Aggression
Place: PL 600F
Date: August 9, 10:00

Event: PhD Defense
Speaker: Colin Perrier
Title: Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms Might be Destroying your Intimacy: A Test of Mediational Models in a Community Sample of Couples
Place: WH 147
Date: July 30, 10:00

Event: PhD Defense
Speaker: Malinda Desjarlais
Title: Novices’ Learning from the Internet: An Exploration of Navigation Behaviours, Learner-Related Factors, and Mental Effort
Place: PL 600F
Date: July 23, 1:00

Event: Dept Applied Linguistics Research Day
Time:  April 14, 2010 2-4pm
PL600F
Sponsor: Department of Applied Linguistics

Speaker: Peter Snyder
Title: Science and the Media: Delgado's Brave Bulls and the Ethics of Scientific Disclosure
Time: April 13 2010 12:30-2:00
Place: Th 255
Sponsor: Lifespan Centre

Speaker: Dr. Michael Inzlicht, University of Toronto
Research area: Social neuroscience
Time: Friday March 19,  12:30-1:45 Place: Plaza 600F
Sponsor: Department of Psychology Colloquium

Speaker: Dr. Jane Dywan, Brock University
Research area: Human neuropsychology
Time: Friday March 5,  12:30-1:45 Place: Plaza 600F
Sponsor: Department of Psychology Colloquium

Speaker: Michael Tanenhaus, Rochester University
Time:  Fri Mar 5, 2010, TBA Place: TBA
Sponsor: Department of Applied Linguistics Speaker Series

Speaker: Dr. Kenneth Leonard, University at Buffalo
Research area: Alcohol use, abuse, and dependence; marital/family processes
Time: Friday Feb 12, 12:30-1:45 Place: Plaza 600F
Sponsor: Department of Psychology Colloquium

Speaker: Brian Morgan, York University
Identity and agency in language teacher preparation: A project-based approach for critical EAP
Time:  Fri  Jan. 29, 2010, 12.30-1.30 Place: Sankey Chambers
Sponsor: Department of Applied Linguistics Speaker Series

Speaker: Dr. Lorne Campbell, UWO
Research area: Romantic relationships
Time: Friday January 22, 12:30-1:45 Place: Plaza 600F
Sponsor: Department of Psychology Colloquium

Speaker: Dr. Carlyle Smith, Trent University
Research area: Sleep research
Time: Friday November 27, 12:30-1:45 Place: Plaza 600F
Sponsor: Department of Psychology Colloquium

Speaker: Dr. Lisa Betts, University of McMaster
Research area: Reduced Suppression in the Aging Visual System
Time: Friday November 13, 12:30-1:45 Place: Plaza 600F
Sponsor: Centre for Lifespan Development

Speaker: William Crawford, PhD, Northern Arizona University
Title: Is L2 writing like spoken language? Lexical Bundles in L2 Writing
Time:  Fri  Nov 6, 2009, 12.30-1.30 Place: TH 259
Sponsor: Department of Applied Linguistics Speaker Series

Speaker: Dr. Michael Ross, University of Waterloo
Research area: Social psychology
Time: Friday November 6,  12:30-1:45 Place: Plaza 600F
Sponsor: Department of Psychology Colloquium

Speaker: Dr. Kali Trzesniewski, UWO
Research area: Understanding self-esteem: its nature, development, and consequences
Time: Friday October 16, 12:30-1:45 Place: Plaza 600F
Sponsor: Department of Psychology Colloquium

Speaker: Laura Collins, Concordia University
Time:  Fri Oct. 16, 2009, 12.30-1.30 Place: Sankey Chambers
Sponsor: Department of Applied Linguistics Speaker Series

Speaker: Dr. Mark Sabbagh, Queen’s University
Research area: Social, cognitive, and neurobiological underpinning of preschool aged children’s language and theory-of-mind development
Time: Friday October 2, 12:30-1:45 Place: Plaza 600F
Sponsor: Department of Psychology Colloquium

Speaker: Joseph R. DiFranza, MD, Professor of Family Medicine and Community Health
Research area: The Pathophysiology of Tobacco Addiction
Time: Sep 18, 2009, 9:00-10:00,  Place: Plaza 600F
Sponsor: Leave the Pack Behind

Speaker: Marcia Johnson, University of Waikato (New Zealand)
Time:  Fri Sep 18, 2009, 12.30-1.30 Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Department of Applied Linguistics Speaker Series

Speaker: Dr. Lisa Gatzke-Kopp
Topic: Biology as a Context for Development: The Unfolding Relationship between Affective and Cognitive Processing in Risk for Psychopathy.
Time: June 1, 2009, 1:30pm  Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Department of Psychology

Speaker: Craig Kielburger (Founder & Chair of Free the Children)
Topic: Be The Change: A Niagara-wide Leadership Conference on Global Citizenship.
Time: May 8 2009
Sponsor: Free the Children Action Group

Event: Dept of Applied Linguistics Research Day
Topic: students and faculty in DALS will showcase exciting research and ideas in an informal poster session
Time: Thursday, April 9, 2009 12noon – 2pm, Place: Pond Inlet Mezzanine
Sponsor: Department of Applied Linguistics

Speaker: Dr. Stan Sadava, Brock University
Topic: Adult attachment theory: a social psychological model of health?
Time: Friday Mar. 27th, 2009 1:45pm  Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Department of Psychology Colloquium

Event: Crossing Borders Conference
Topic: A Multi-Disciplinary Student Conference on the United States, Canada and Border Issues
Time: Thursday March 26th, &  Friday March 27th, 2009 –Various locations
Sponsor website: http://www.canadianstudies.buffalo.edu/crossing_borders/

Speaker: Dr. Kimberly Harris
Topic: Research and practice in the management of externalizing behaviour problems in children.
Time: Wednesday March 11th, 2009, 3:00 – 5:00, PL 600F
Sponsor: Centre for Applied Disabilities Studies

Speaker: Dr. David Moscovitch
Topic: anxiety, mood & physiology
Time: Friday Mar. 6th, 2009 1:45pm  Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Department of Psychology Colloquium

Speaker: Lisa Archibald, Ph.D., University of Western Ontario
Topic:  The Developmental Relationship between Language and Immediate Memory Processes.
Time: Friday March 6th, 2009 11am  Place: Plaza 600F
Sponsor: Department of Applied Linguistics Speaker Series.

Speaker: Dr. Wanda L Smith, Private Practice & McMaster University
Topic: Posttraumatic Stress Disorder in Canadian Forces Members and Veterans: A Psychological Perspective
Time: Wednesday March 4th, 2009, 3:00-5:00, PL 600F
Sponsor: Centre for Applied Disabilities Studies

Speaker: Ron Holden, Queens * rescheduled
Topic: Psychache as a Psychological Cause of Suicidality
in predicting suicide ideation, attempts, and completions
Time: Mar 2, 2009 2-4 Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Department of Psychology

Speaker: Dr. Walter Henrichs, York University
Topic: Schizophrenia
Time: Friday Feb. 27th, 2009 1:45pm  Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Department of Psychology Colloquium

Speaker: Norman Segalowitz, Concordia
Topic: Studies of Second Language Fluency as a Cognitive Skill
Time: Feb 13, 2009 3:00-4:00  Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Lifespan

Speaker: Dr. Roger Buehler, Wilfred Laurier University
Topic: Sources of Accuracy and Bias in Self Prediction
Time: Friday Feb. 13th, 2009 1:45pm  Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Department of Psychology Colloquium

Speaker: Beth Gatbonton, Concordia
Topic:   The impact of social factors on patterns of development of a
phonological variable: The role of Ethnic Group Affiliation
Time: Feb 13, 2009 11-12  Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Department of Applied Linguistics Research

Speaker: Dr. Melbourne Hovell
Topic: The Behavioral Ecological Model: Linking Research with Public Policy for Smoke-Free Homes and Cars
Time: Wed., Feb. 11, 2009, 10:00am – 11:30 am, PL 600F
Sponsor: Special Session Transdisciplinary Tobacco Rounds   

Speaker: Kris Tjaden, Ph.D., University of Buffalo
Topic: Acoustic bases of intelligibility deficits in dysarthria, a
motor speech disorder
Time: Friday Feb 6th, 2008 11am  Place: Plaza 600F
Sponsor: Department of Applied Linguistics Speaker Series.

Speaker: Ron Holden, Queens To be rescheduled
Topic: Suicide, the roles of psychache, hopelessness, and motivations
in predicting suicide ideation, attempts, and completions
Time: Feb 2, 2009 2-4 Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Department of Psychology

Speaker: Steven Brown, McMaster University
Topic: Neural control of vocalization and vocal imitation in humans
Time: Friday, Jan 30 2009, 2:30-3:30 Place: PL600F
Sponsor: Department of Psychology

Speaker: Dr. Grant Harris
Topic: Assessment And Intervention For Offenders With Intellectual Disabilities
Time: Tuesday January 20th  3:00 - 5:00 Pm
Place: Plaza Building Room 600f
Sponsor: Centre For Applied Disability Studies:  Colloquium Series

Speaker: Tracey Derwing, University of Alberta
Topic:  Pronunciation Teaching in the 21st Century: The Rip Van Winkle of Second Language Instruction is Stirring!
Time:   Jan 20, 2009 11 a.m. to 12 noon      
Place:  PL 600F       
Sponsor: Department of Applied Linguistics Speaker Series.

Speaker: Dr. Marc Lewis, IOSE, University of Toronto
Topic: Brain Mechanisms of Emotion Regulation in Personality Development and Clinical Improvement in Children
Time: Friday Jan. 16th, 2009 1:45pm
Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Department of Psychology Colloquium

Speaker: Michael Chaiton, PhD(c), Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto
Topic: Co-occurrence of depression and smoking in adolescents
Time: Fri., Jan. 16, 2009, 9-10am
Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: webcast via Leave the Pack Behind

Speaker: Barbra Zupan, Ph.D., Brock University
Topic: Bimodal Perception of Visual and Auditory Cues of Emotion from Early Childhood to Early Adulthood.
Time: Friday November 28, 2008
Time: 12 noon-1pm
Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: DALS Research Seminars

Speaker: Dr. Jan Frijters, Brock University
Topic: reading development
Time: Friday Nov. 21st, 2008 1:45pm
Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Department of Psychology Colloquium

Speaker: Dr. Don McCreary
Topic: Non-Academic Research Career Issues for Psychologists
Time: Friday Nov. 14th, 2008 1:45pm
Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Department of Psychology Colloquium

Speaker: Dr. Paul Hastings, Concordia University
Topic: child development
Time: Friday Oct. 24th, 2008 1:45pm
Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Department of Psychology Colloquium

Speaker: Dr. Julian Thayer, Ohio State University
Topic: Neurovisceral Integration: Linking Psychopathy and Behavioural Medicine
Time: Monday October 20, 2008 12-1 pm
Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Department of Psychology

Speaker: Alister Cumming, OISE University of Toronto
Topic: Curriculum and Assessment for Second- Language Writing: Recent

Trends in Research and Pedagogy
Time: Oct. 10, 2008 11 a.m. -.12 noon
Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Dept. of Applied Linguistics' Speaker Series        

Speaker: Veena D. Dwivedi, Ph.D., Brock University
Topic: Is the brain sensitive to Grammatical ambiguity?
Time: Friday, Sept. 26, 2008 11-12 Noon
Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Dept. of Applied Linguistics Research Seminars

Speaker: Michelle Jetha (McMaster University)
Topic: Temperament and its relation to social functioning and affective processing in schizophrenia: behavioural and electrocortical studies
Time: Monday May 5th 2008 11:00 am
Place: PL600F
Sponsor: Department of Psychology

Speaker: Dr. John Davis, Clinical Director of Brain Injury Community Re-Entry (Niagara), Inc
Topic: Neurofeedback: Introduction to current research and clinical applications
Time: Wednesday April 16, 2008, 2:00
Place: PL600F
Sponsor: Department of Psychology

Speaker: Robert A. Schnoll, PhD
Topic: Studies of Methods to Improve Treatments for Nicotine Dependence         
Time: Friday April 4 2008, 2008 - 9am         
Place: Plaza 600F
Sponsor: webcast via Leave the Pack Behind

Speaker: Dr. Stuart Shanker, York University
Topic: The Cuba-Canada research initiative on early childhood development
Time: Tuesday, April 1, 2008 11:00-12:00
Place: PL 600F
Sponsor: Department of Psychology

Speaker: Dr. Adelle Forth, Carleton University
Topic: Psychopaths
Time: Monday March 17, 2008 12-1:15
Place: Plaza 600F    
Sponsor: Department of Psychology Colloquium

Speaker: Parto Pajoohesh, Ph.D
Topic: Lexical Depth and Mental Lexicon: A Comparison of Bilingual and Monolingual Children    
Time: Friday February 29, 2008 - noon        
Place: Plaza 600F    
Sponsor: Department of Applied Linguistics Research Seminar Series     

Speaker: Dr. Elizabeth Skarakis-Doyle
Topic: Developmental Clinical Pragmatics: Investigations into the Language Use of Children with Language Impairment    
Time: Thursday February 28th 2008 from 11am-noon        
Place: Welch Hall 8G
Sponsor: Dept. of Applied Linguistics' Speaker Series        
   
Speaker: Dr. Mel Rutherford, McMaster University  
Topic: Developmental Social Perception     
Time: Monday February 25, 2008 - noon      
Place: Plaza 600F    
Sponsor: Psychology Colloquium

Speaker: Dr. Dorothy Markiewicz, Brock University
Topic: Adolescents - relationships and attitudes
Time: Monday February 4, 2008 12-1:15
Place: Plaza 600F    
Sponsor: Department of Psychology Colloquium

Speaker: Dr. Olmstead
Topic: motivation and cognition
Time: Monday Jan. 21, 2008 12-1:15
Place: Plaza 600F    
Sponsor: Department of Psychology Colloquium

Speaker: Dr. Ulrich Schimmack, University of Toronto
Topic: Spousal similarity in happiness: Findings and implications
Time: Friday November 23, 2007 12-1:15
Place: Plaza 600F    
Sponsor: Department of Psychology Colloquium

Speaker: Dr. Antonia Kronlund, Brock University, Faculty of Business
Topic: Consumer psychology
Time: Friday November 2, 2007 12-1:15
Place: Plaza 600F    
Sponsor: Department of Psychology Colloquium

Speaker: Dr. Tracy Vaillancourt, McMaster University
Topic: Child aggression and bullying
Time: Friday October 12, 2007 12-1:15
Place: Plaza 600F    
Sponsor: Department of Psychology Colloquium

Speaker: Elizabeth Armstrong, PhD Macquarie University, Australia
Topic: Expression of Identity in Atypical Discourse: The Case of Aphasia
Time: Wednesday, September 26, 2007 12 noon - 1 p.m.
Place: WH 204
Sponsor: Dept. of Applied Linguistics' Speaker Series        

Speaker: Dr. Keith Niall, Defence Research & Development Canada (DRDC)
Topic: Perception and defence research
Time: Friday September 21, 2007 12-1:15
Place: Plaza 600F    
Sponsor: Department of Psychology Colloquium

Speaker: Barbra Zupan, Ph.D., Brock University
Topic: Controlled study of affect recognition training for individuals with traumatic brain injury.
Time: September 19th from 12-1
Place:  J209
Sponsor: Dept. of Applied Linguistics' Research Seminar

Speaker: Birgit Sturmer, Humboldt University, Berlin
Topic: Cognitive control and adaptation following conflict
Time: Tuesday, Aug 14, 11:00
Place: Lifespan Conference room PL600F
Sponsor: Department of Psychology Colloquium

Speaker: Veena Dwivedi, Brock University, Dept. of Applied Linguistics
Topic: The neurocognition of semantic processing
Time: Thursday, June 7/07, 11:00
Place:  Plaza 600F
Sponsor: Dept. of Applied Linguistics' Research Seminar

Speaker: Kim Kerns, University of Victoria
Topic: Neuropsychological Consequences of Prenatal Alcohol Exposure in Children
Time: Friday, April 20/07, 11:00
Place:  Plaza 600F    
Sponsor: Department of Psychology Colloquium