Post-Doctoral Events

Spring 2017 Post-Doctoral Events

Wednesday, February 22 | Journal Club

Post-Doctoral Journal Club

 Scientists/Activists

Wednesday, February 22             

12:00 noon, PAIS 464

Discussion leader:  Katherine Bryant (Anthropology). 

Two articles will be discussed.  The first is a sociology research article on the changes to public trust of science in the US over time:   Gauchat G. 2012. Politicization of Science in the Public Sphere: A Study of Public Trust in the United States, 1974-2010. American Sociological Review 77:167-187

The second is a Time article on the anti-science politics of the Trump administration, available here.  

Friday, March 17 | Facilitated Discussion

Post-Doctoral Facilitated Discussion

Autobiographical Memory: From Self to Society

Friday, March 17

12:00 noon, PAIS 464

Presenter:  Jordan Booker (Psychology) 

Jordan Booker (Psychology) will give a presentation entitled “Autobiographical Memory: From Self to Society.” Open discussion will follow the presentation, led by Dr. Booker. 

Wednesday, April 12 | Book Club

Post-Doctoral Book Club

NeuroTribes

Wednesday, April 12      

12:00 noon, PAIS 464. 

Discussion leader:  Christina Tzeng (Psychology).                

The book for this session will be NeuroTribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity by Steve Silberman.  The book can be purchased in print or digital format here.