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News & Events

News & Events

Awards and Recognition

Congratulations to Meg Bond, Professor in the Department of Psychology, on being named the 2018 recipient of the University Distinguished Professor Award. Professor Bond was recognized for her research on  workplace sexual harassment and development of programs to transform organizations, including UMass Lowell, into more welcoming and inclusive places to work.

Congratulations to Stephanie Block, Urmitapa Dutta, and Rocio Rosales on their promotion from Assistant Professor to Associate Professor.

Kudos to Yana Weinstein on the publication of her book, "Understanding How We Learn," and to Khanh Dinh, on her recent election as an APA Fellow.

New Faculty

This academic year the Department of Psychology welcomes Professor Lisa Geraci (Chair), Professor Steve Balsis, and Assistant Professor Yan Wang. For more information about our new members, please go to Faculty Bios.

Departmental Colloquium Series

Typically, three departmental colloquia will be presented during the fall and spring semesters. The Departmental Colloquia page contains videos of colloquia that have already taken place, covering several years of past presentations.

  • October 31, 2018 - Yan Wang, Assistant Professor of Psychology at UMass Lowell, will present a colloquium entitled, "Evaluating Reliability and Validity in Survey Instruments" in O"Leary 222 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.