All social psychology

Hand holding pen

July 15, 2020

First-year writing course increases belonging, retention at a broad-access university

Intervention helps assist students in their transition to college

Legal Court Room

June 17, 2020

Jurors respond negatively to police overreactions to Black Americans

Researchers run “mock trial” study using evidence from an actual case

UFO above a field

November 13, 2017

High cognitive ability not a safeguard from conspiracies, paranormal beliefs

Social psychologist explores why people are inclined to believe the unfounded

Linda Skitka, professor of psychology

June 13, 2017

Psychologist to lead research organization

Linda Skitka named president of Society for Personality and Social Psychology

Linda Skitka, professor of psychology

June 13, 2017

Study to examine moral values among atheists in U.S., Sweden

Social psychologists receive grant for cross-cultural research

Linda Skitka, professor of psychology

May 3, 2017

UIC psychologist to lead research organization

Skitka to begin term as president in 2019

a ripe apple and a rotten apple

April 28, 2017

Study examines state of social, personality psychology research

Is research quality rotten to the core as some say?

Republican Elephant and Democratic Donkey symbols

January 9, 2017

Moralistic thinking on political left, right not so different

Examines attitudes on same-sex-marriage, Keystone XL oil pipeline