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Congrats Shannon Wilder

Sh Wilder
Shannon Wilder - 2013 Cohort

September 2017 - Shannon Wilder accepted a new position as Research Assistant in the psychometric department for Pearson Education.

Stephen Ramos

Stephen Ramos
Stephen Ramos - 2014 Cohort

Summer 2017 - employed by the University of Chicago as mental health screener for the Human Behavioral Psychopharmacology Lab.

Summer 2017 - Stephen taught 2 summer psychology classes to high school student and was ranked favorite summer lecturer.

Congrats Avia Gray!

Avia Gray

Avia Gray, MAPR May 2016 Graduate, has accepted a job as a Psychiatric Technician with the UTA Health Services Center.

2015 Spr Grads

Congratulations 2015 MA in Psychological Research Graduates

2015 Thesis Titles

Javier Arteta Garcia -The Mediating Role of Social Dominance Orientation between Dark Tetrad Personalities and Hazing Behaviors in College Students

Joseph Bassili - How Physical Activity and Time of Day Influence Judgements of Learning and Free Recall

Michael Bell - The Effects of Sensational Language in News on Memory and Attitudes

Ricardo Castanedo - Psychosocial Variables Predicting Functional Restoration Treatment Outcomes for Patients with Chronic Occupational Musculoskeletal Disorder

Jaime Chambers - Factors that Contribute to Attrition of Teachers within Texas' Public Schools

Briana Cobos - The Relationship Between Psychological Disorder and Medication Adherence in College Students

Natalie DeLeon - Assessing Nonmedical Use of Prescription Stimulants Using an iPhone Application

Haley Harris - Pain Anticipation and Memory:  An Event-related Potentials Study

Velia Hernandez - Linking Academic Entitlement with Work Values, Work Ethics and Post-graduate Job Entitlement

Anna L. Kobee -

Adrienne Koller - Surviving the "Yellow Door" An Analysis of Post-Treatment Psycho-social Resilience

Matthew Light - Individual Differences in Emotional and Motivational Salience for Complex Scenes

Rachel Price - Gastrointestinal Disorder and Stress in Texas Teachers

Christopher Prickett - The Relationship Between Motor Performance and Emotion Perception Abilities in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Eric Salas - Recovery and Response to Injury:  Athletic Coping

Kyle Thurin -

Shannon Wilder - Unprotected Intercourse:  The Value of Motherhood, Ambivalence, Masculinity and Femininity

2016 Thesis Titles

Angelica Carballo - Need for Cognition, Ambiguity Tolerance and Prejudice

Francesco DePalma - Individual differences in the attentional blink to alcohol-related cues

Avia Gray - Barrier to Treatment Adherence and Hemoglobin A1a Control in Diabetic Populations

Christopher Hawkins - The Selective consolidation of Declarative Memories

Brittany Hill- Body Modifications: Perceptions of tattoos and the examination of gender, tattoo location & tattoo size

Morgan Kelly - Alcohol use and cardiovascular health in college students

Rachel M. Layton - Differentiating Successful Psychopaths from Non-Psychopathic Controls

Stephen D. Ramos - "This Illness Ain't Gonna Kill Me" - A Qualitative Insight to Various Behavioral and Biossychosocial Factors of Stress for Adults living with HIV.

Andrew Santana  - Music and Memory: an ERP Examination of Music as a Mnemonic Device

Candice T. Stanfield - Context Dependent Top-Down Influences Supersede Object Location in Visual Attention

Haleigh Winfrey - Effects of Attitude Similarity, Attachment Style, & Self-Esteem on Interpersonal Attraction









Congrats on PhD Program Acceptance


Natalie DeLeon - Clinical Psychology - University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Christropher Prickett - School Psychology - Texas A & M

Haley Harris - Health & Neuroscience - University of Texas at Arlington

Eric Salas - Health Psychology - University of Texas at Arlington


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