Department of Psychology News

New Dean Arrives to Lead College of Arts and Sciences

Theresa Lee, who was hired as dean in June after a nationwide search, has now arrived on campus to lead the College of Arts and Sciences. In addition to her administrative appointment, she has an academic appointment of professor in the Department of Psychology. Her appointment began January 1.

UT Professor Offers Advice to Help Couples Avoid Holiday Pitfalls

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Finances, dealing with in-laws, sibling rivalry, and the stress of having too much to do—all of these can be a lump of coal in your holiday stocking. Kristi Gordon, associate professor of psychology, said families can often sidestep problems by talking through potential conflicts before they happen.