Archive: December 2019

Dave Clewett to join UCLA as Assistant Professor of Psychology

Congratulations to Dave Clewett, who has accepted a position as Assistant Professor of Psychology at the University of California, Los Angeles!  He will join the department in July 2020. Dave received his Ph.D. in Neuroscience from the University of Southern California in 2016, where he

Sara Gallant presents poster at Psychonomics 2019

Last month, Sara Gallant presented her poster “Retroactive Selective Memory Enhancement via Emotional Arousal” at Psychonomics 2019.  This study examined how selective memory for neutral information would be influenced by increases in emotional arousal occurring before or after learning. When participants viewed emotionally arousing faces

Shai Porat wins award for exceptional presentation

Congrats to Shai Porat for winning an award for his exceptional presentation at the annual Finch Alzheimer’s Disease Symposium!  The Finch Alzheimer’s Disease Symposium features presentations on basic and clinical science related to Alzheimer’s disease.