News

SIX FINALISTS NAMED FOR CHARLOTTE’S TEACHING EXCELLENCE AWARDS

Categories: News Tags: News

Creating supportive learning environments that enable students to succeed is a hallmark of Charlotte faculty members, and this year’s nominees for the University’s teaching excellence awards exemplify that commitment. For the Bank of America Award for Teaching Excellence, finalists are Moutaz Khouja, professor, operations management; Adriana Medina, associate professor, reading and elementary education; and Linda […]

NEW GAMBRELL FACULTY FELLOWS COHORT WILL FOCUS ON DIFFERENT ASPECTS OF EQUITY

Categories: News Tags: News

As the Charlotte region reckons with both the immediate aftermath of COVID-19 and longstanding challenges such as segregation and educational inequities, the Gambrell Faculty Fellows program has named a new cohort of scholars to help illuminate the way to a more equitable community. The fourth cohort of Fellows will investigate a wide range of challenges, […]

UNC CHARLOTTE PROFESSOR TESTIFIES ON CAPITOL HILL

Categories: News Tags: News

Steven Rogelberg, professor of organizational science, management and psychology at UNC Charlotte, testified in a congressional hearing Wednesday, June 8. He discussed strategies representatives could use to be better leaders and how they could more effectively manage their staffs to build a broader strategy to navigate a challenging organizational structure. Rogelberg has authored more than […]

Psychological Science Professor Receives National Award For Engaged Scholarship

Categories: News Tags: News

Kimberly Buch has been a leader in the transformation of UNC Charlotte’s culture of service during the past two decades, while directly inspiring 500 UNC Charlotte students to devote 25,000 hours to hands-on service learning. In recognition of her work, Buch has received Campus Compact’s Thomas Ehrlich Civically Engaged Faculty Award, a national honor that […]

Congratulations to our 2021 Undergraduate Research Conference (URC) Award Winners

Categories: News Tags: News

Psychology undergraduates Niyathi Sulkunte, Marviene Fulton, and Sarosh Ahmad won the Social Science – Oral Award for their presentation at the UNCC Undergraduate Research Conference. Their research project, supervised by Dr. Alexia Galati, examined the impact of task goals on the language use of collaborating task partners. Niyathi, Marviene, and Sarosh transcribed conversations of dyads […]

Graduate School in Psychology Showcase 2021

Categories: News Tags: News

If you are thinking about pursuing a graduate degree in psychology, this is a great opportunity to learn more about graduate school! This year, we had 2 weeks of events. Events during the first week are targeted primarily to freshmen and sophomores who are thinking about graduate school; events during the second week are targeted […]

Dr. McGonagle authors article on workers with chronic health issues

Categories: News Tags: News

Associate Professor of Psychological Science and Organizational Science, Dr. Alyssa McGonagle, had an article published in the prestigious Harvard Business Review this week. In the article she describes the work that she and her research collaborators have been doing about how managers can support workers with chronic health conditions particularly in the time of covid. […]

In Memoriam – Dr. Paul Foos

Categories: News Tags: News

The Department of Psychological Science is sad to share the news that Paul Foos, a retired member of our faculty, has passed away. Paul came to UNC Charlotte in 1991 and served as department chair from 1991-1997. He retired from the university in 2012. Paul will be remembered in our department as a great colleague. […]

Psychological Science Department Social Justice Statement

Categories: News Tags: News

As a department, we commit to the pursuit of justice and equity for all BIPOC students and have developed an anti-racist plans of action. We recognize that this is the beginning of actively centering our anti-racist values and encourage students, faculty, and staff to reach out to continue the conversation. To see the full statement, […]

2020 Fall Convocation Student Panel Video

Categories: News Tags: News