Bill von Hippel appeared on The Project to talk about his donut experiment - or whether people can be encouraged to eat more healthily.
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Alex Haslam, Tegan Cruwys and colleagues demonstrate the importance of belonging to a social group to help clinically depressed patients recover.
Alex Haslam spoke on Radio National on 25 August on ‘The persuasive power of pronouns’ – showing that elections are more likely to be won by candidates who use 'we' and 'us' than those who use 'I' and 'me':
Dr Brock Bastian speaks about why 'Money can't buy you happiness, but it can put it on lay-by' on on The Conversation (Friday 23 August):
PhD candidate Morgan Tear talks about his video game research with Mark Nielsen in The Conversation (23rd July):
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Aarti Iyer talks to ABC Brisbane abut whether having 'Nostalgia' can be considered a disorder (17th July):
Shelli Dubbs talks on ABC Radio about relationships with in-laws (18th June):
Alex Haslam discusses why people succumb to evil in a podcast by the US Holocaust Memorial Museum (2nd May):
Brock Bastian is quoted in this article on the cognitive dissonance associated with eating meat (22 April):
Established in 1985 as a memorial to the late Dr Henry Law and maintained by a fund subscribed by his former colleagues, students and friends.
For the student assessed as having achieved the best overall result in methodology in level 3 and level 4 psychology.
$425 (and University provides certificate)
To be eligible for a Postgraduate Student Research Excellence Award, applicants must:
The paper(s) submitted for consideration should: have been published or be “in press” (i.e., fully accepted, with no further revisions) in an international, peer-reviewed journal; mention the School of Psychology and The University of Queensland in the byline.
Students who receive the First Prize are not eligible to apply to the scheme again. Runners-up may apply again in subsequent years provided that the submitted portfolio includes at least one new paper that was not part of the previous application
School reserves the right not to award prizes in a given year if no submissions of sufficient quality are received.
Each year the School will offer one First Prize and up to three Runner-Up Prizes: