Adam Coffey Receives UA’s Award for Outstanding Research by a Doctoral Student for 2018-2019

Adam Coffey, a psychology PhD student in the College of Arts and Sciences, has been chosen to receive the University of Alabama’s award for Outstanding Research by a Doctoral Student for 2018-2019.  Coffey has developed a breadth of forensic psychology expertise and published work on psychopathy, intimate partner violence, the LGBTQ community and jury duty. “Broadly, […]

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Jenni Cox received a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF).

This 2-year $284K project, funded by NSF’s Law and Social Sciences Program, is entitled, “Implicit biases and discretionary prosecutorial decision making.” Although much research has focused on how jurors can be influenced by various factors, very little focuses on how prosecutors can be influenced. Yet prosecutors are highly powerful agents in the legal system. Jenni’s […]

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Philip Gable selected as an A&S Leadership Board Faculty Fellow for 2018-2021

The College of Arts and Sciences Leadership Board Faculty Fellowships recognize the College’s most promising or most accomplished teacher/scholars, individuals early in their careers who demonstrate exceptional promise or faculty members who have brought distinction to the College and University throughout their careers. CONGRATULATIONS DR. GABLE!! […]

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SOAR Seeks Scientists to Partner with Community Project Advisory Councils

Drs. Rebecca S. Allen, Pamela Payne-Foster, JoAnn Oliver and Mr. Chris Spencer are leading an interdisciplinary team of University of Alabama investigators in a PCORI-funded Engagement Award. The project (Contract #1097), entitled “Sharing Opinions and Advice about Research (SOAR) in the Deep South”, will last for two years. These investigators and graduate students in psychology […]

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