Psychology hosts discussion on epistemological assumptions in behavioral psychology
INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) Department of Psychology is pleased to present a colloquium and discussion with Faye Crosby, Ph.D. on Friday, September 22 at 10 a.m. in IUPUI Campus Center room 450B. The colloquium, “Rigor or Rigor Mortis: My growing unease with the epistemological assumptions underlying the social and behavioral sciences,” will address epistemological assumptions prevalent in social psychology and other areas in the social and behavioral sciences, as well as describe why these assumptions may be problematic.
Understanding Barriers to Women’s Advancement in the Workplace: Applied and Action-Oriented Research
INDIANAPOLIS – Linda Babcock, Ph.D., will be presenting a talk, “Understanding Barriers to Women’s Advancement in the Workplace: Applied and Action-Oriented Research”, 11 a.m. Friday, September 1 in the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) University Library Lilly Auditorium. The talk will focus on Babcock’s research about barriers to women in the workplace, utilizing interdisciplinary methodology at the interface between economics and psychology.
Computer Science Department Introduces Industry Partnership Program
INDIANAPOLIS - The Computer & Information Science Department held the first informational meeting for the IUPUI Computer Science Industry Partnership Program (CSIPP) with local IT leaders. CSIPP aims to bring together central Indiana corporations and businesses with an interest in fostering mutually beneficial relationships between partner companies and the IUPUI Computer Science Department.
IUPUI researchers to address complex educational challenges in STEM curricula
INDIANAPOLIS -- Researchers in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis will address complex educational challenges in STEM curricula with financial support from a campus institute.
STEM Education Innovation and Research Institute, or SEIRI, recently awarded seven projects a total of $210,000 in the inaugural round of the SEIRI Seed Grant program.
NSF honors IUPUI researcher with highly competitive early-career grant
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- The National Science Foundation has awarded a Faculty Early Career Development Award to a School of Science researcher Julia Arciero who will use the grant to improve understanding of disease treatment.