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Research

Research conducted at the UTSA Department of Psychology spans all of the major areas of experimental psychology. Faculty research interests are listed below.

  • Group Decision Making
  • Affect in the Workplace
  • Perceiving & Leveraging Expertise
  • Affect in Decision Making
 
  • Family Psychology & Health
  • Adolescent Substance Use
  • Primary Care Psychology
 
  • Mental Ability, Intelligence, & IQ
  • Brain Aging & Cerebral Health Markers
  • Academic Aptitude Test (SAT and ACT)
 
  • Ethnic & Social Class Influences on Memory
  • Communication & Emotion
 
 
 
  • Affect Science
  • Psychosomatics
  • Anger Assessment & Treatment
  • Pain
 
  • Driving Decisions & Behavior
  • Traits & Individual Difference
  • Narrative Use in Social Perception & Behavior
 
  • Spatial Cognition
  • Attention and Working Memory
  • Perception and Action
  • Age-related Neurological Disorders
 
  • Interpersonal Perception
  • Belongingness & Authenticity
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
 
  • Behavioral Health in Minority Groups
  • Online Interaction
  • Personal Perception

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 
  • Veteran Students' Success
  • College Student Adjustment
  • Stress and Coping in the Modern World
 
 
  •  Military Health
  • Post-deployment Functional Recovery
  • Trauma, Anxiety and Addictive Behaviors
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Test Construction & Validation
  • Risk & Protective Factors for Mental Health
  • Applied Behavior Analysis
 
  • Belongingness
  • Attitudes About ADHD & Medication
  • Self & Other Perception
  • Quantitative Methods
 
  • Behavior Analysis
  • Health Behavior Change
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Sports Psychology
 
  • Cognition & Instruction Technology
  • Program Evaluation
 
 
  • Functional Outcomes After Traumatic Brain Injury
 
 
 
 
  • Interpersonal Relationships
  • Quantitative Methods
 
 
  • Alcohol’s Role in HIV-Related Risk Taking
  • Health Disparities Regarding HIV & Sexual Violence
  • Sexual Assault