Media, Awards, Announcements
|USA TODAY ranks Rutgers University-New Brunswick one of the 10 best U.S. colleges for a Major in Psychology|
|Diana Sanchez, Ph.D. - Rutgers Today (Feb. 2017)
Rutgers researcher finds that people who experience discrimination based on sex assume the person expressing sexist beliefs is also racist, and vice versa. Learn why Sanchez says the findings reveal how exposure to certain prejudices causes more damage than previously believed.
|Arnold Glass, Ph.D. - Dr. Glass's book, Cognition: A Neuroscience Approach (Cambridge University Press), won the Prose Award Honorable Mention (second place) in the category Textbook/Social Science from the Association of American Publishers (Feb, 2017).|
|Pernille Hemmer, Ph.D., has been selected as a 2016 Rising Star in the Association for Psychological Science. APS Rising Stars reflect the best and brightest of psychological science.|
|Elizabeth Torres, Ph.D. - Rutgers Today (Dec. 2016):
Rutgers neuroscientists find that problems controlling bodily movements are central to autism spectrum disorders. Discover why they warn that use of psychotropic medications to treat autism in children often makes neuromotor problems worse.