After graduating from UT on Saturday, Olivia Bradley will fly 7,000 miles across the Atlantic Ocean and drive six hours through Uganda to start her career in a small East African town.
Department of Psychology News
Our brains undergo all kinds of states of consciousness… But how? And what are those states? WUOT’s Chrissy Keuper interviewed
‘Tis the season to be grateful. And being grateful for what you have may be the key to happiness, according
‘Tis the season to be grateful. And being grateful for what you have may be the key to happiness, according to research by a UT professor. Jeff Larsen, associate professor of psychology, investigated whether the maxim “it’s more important to want what you have than to have what you want” is true.
Discover magazine featured the research of Psychology Professor Gordon Burghardt and his colleagues Vladimir Dinets, a psychology research assistant professor,
Fish just want to have fun, according to a UT study that finds even fish “play.”
Discovery featured research by psychology research assistant professor Vladimir Dinets that took advantage of the reach of social media to
Recent studies have found that crocodiles and their relatives are highly intelligent animals capable of sophisticated behavior such as advanced parental care, complex communication, and use of tools for hunting.
The Atlantic featured a story that examines why and how the media covers deaths. “When it comes to the humans
Two of the world’s most renowned neuroscientists will lead a collaborative team of researchers in the Knoxville region to advance research studies of the brain. The neuroscientists hold professorial positions in the Department of Psychology at UT.