Psychology

Wright State, others vow to continue advancement of women faculty in STEM disciplines

Wright State and three other institutions of higher learning pledged to continuing recruiting more women to tenure-track faculty positions in STEM disciplines. They were represented by (from left): Todd I. Stewart, director and chancellor of the Air Force Institute of Technology; Central State President Cynthia Jackson-Hammond; Wright State  President David R. Hopkins; and University of Dayton President Daniel J. Curran.

Wright State and three other institutions of higher learning pledged to continue recruiting more women to tenure-track faculty positions in STEM disciplines. Continue reading

Fillion signs with professional team in Holland

Emilie Fillion was a Second Team All-Horizon League selection in 2013 for the Raiders.

Emilie Fillion, who completed her playing career for the Wright State women’s soccer team this past fall, has signed a professional contract with FC Twente of the Dutch Premier League. Continue reading

New directions: Wright State psychology students honored for work on GPS navigation systems

Caitlan Rizzardo

Wright State University student researchers honored for their work to improve GPS navigation systems in motor vehicles. Continue reading

Wright State among top universities for industrial organizational psychology

Wright State among top universities for industrial organizational psychology

Wright State University is among the top third of universities worldwide in faculty research productivity in the field of industrial organizational psychology, a new study shows. Continue reading

Wright State, Ohio State, other institutions receive $3.5 million grant to increase underrepresented graduates in STEM fields

Photo of Amma Boakye

The Ohio State University, Wright State University and nine other Ohio colleges and universities will share a $3.5 million National Science Foundation grant over the next five years… Continue reading

FBI Academic Biosecurity Workshop to be held at Wright State University Student Union on Sept. 10

FBI experts will raise awareness of biosecurity risks
FBI Academic Biosecurity Workshop to be held at Wright State University Student Union on Sept. 10

In today’s world, many individuals and groups have threatened to attack the United States with biological weapons. They have targeted laboratories, biotech… Continue reading

Conquering Circumstances

Psychology student focused on achievement, changing lives of others, not her personal loss
Wright State psychology student Nautica Hereford is determined to succeed but insists on helping others too.

Nautica Hereford got the phone call we all fear. Her sister back home was on the other end of the line. Continue reading

Research focuses on the psychology of trust

Photo of Wright State psychology professor Tamera Schneider

Coming soon to a bookstore near you—a handbook on the science of reliance. Trust me. Continue reading

Aviation Psychology Symposium

This week at Wright State
Air Force human performance

The need to improve cockpit displays for threats such as wind shear… Continue reading

Virtual combat training

Jeffrey Cowgill in the VR Room

It’s a world within a world.

Inside that world, enemy snipers rain their fire down on U.S. soldiers as they patrol the streets of some strange and faraway urban war zone. Continue reading