Department of Psychology News
The Department of Psychology is hosting two Brown Bag Lunch TalksPosted Feb. 7, 2013
The Department of Psychology frequently hosts Brown Bag Lunches that provide additional opportunities for students, faculty, and staff to continue learning. The relaxed, bring-your-own-lunch atmosphere is welcoming and all are encouraged to attend.
The Social Health Brown Bag Lunch is hosting a talk by Eva Lefkowitz, Associate Professor of Human Development and Family Studies at Penn State University, on Friday, February 15, at 1:00 p.m., in room 224 Kent Hall.
The talk is titled, "Sexual Health in the Transition to Adulthood."
Lefkowitz is an Associate Professor of Human Development and Family Studies at Penn State University. She received her B.A. in Psychology from Brandeis University and M.A. in Psychology and Ph.D. in Developmental Psychology from the University of California, Los Angeles. Her research involves sexual and romantic relationships and experiences during adolescence and emerging adulthood. She is interested both in how sexual and romantic relationships and experiences develop, taking a developmental approach to studying sexual health.
The Cognitive Brown Bag Lunch is hosting a talk by Bryan Jones, Assistant Professor at KSU, Ashtabula, later that day, Friday, February 15, at 2:30 p.m., in room 145.
The title of the talk is, "Behavioral Economics of Altruism."
Jones is an Assistant Professor of Psychology at Kent State University, Ashtabula. He received his B.S. in Cognitive Science and Psychology and M.S. in Experimental Psychology from Central Michigan University. He received his M.A. in Experimental Psychology and Ph.D. in Experimental Psychology from Stony Brook University.