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MENTORS

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Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Psychology
Ongoing Projects: Ethnocultural Influences on Women's Experiences of and Responses to Intimate Partner ViolenceResearch about ethnocultural influences on women’s...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Psychology
Ongoing Projects: In one line of research I examine how exposure to stigma and prejudice adversely affects physical and mental health, particularly for sexual minority...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Psychology
Ongoing Projects: Psychological and physical risk factors associated with falls
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Psychology
Ongoing Projects: Broadly, I am interested in examining complex issues that affect ethnic minority populations within organizational contexts.  For example, some of my...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Psychology
Ongoing Projects: 1. Understanding stress and anxiety in young adults   2. Promotora-based delivery of mental health care in a rural setting
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Psychology
Ongoing Projects: In the Culture and Social Identity Development Laboratory, we study how children's social identities (gender identity, racial/ethnic identity)...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Psychology
Ongoing Projects: Students in my laboratory can expect to work on projects that investigate humans' cognitive and physiological functioning when under stressful...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Psychology
Ongoing Projects: My research program focuses on formal and informal learning environments (broadly defined) and how these environments facilitate or hinder individual...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Psychology
Ongoing Projects: 1. Studying mixed driving automation with a simple car simulator that allows for different types and amounts of driving automation
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Psychology
Ongoing Projects: My current research involves examining various aspects of attention toward threat in relation to indicators of autonomic activity both at rest and in...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Psychology
Ongoing Projects: My overall research is focused on factors that impact aggressive behavior and violence.  I am currently working on three lines of research.  
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Psychology
Ongoing Projects: Taste cues and feeding behavior. My research takes advantage of animal models to ask questions related to how oral signals (e.g.
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Psychology
Ongoing Projects: Human Factors is a field that examines how people interact with technology.  Use of technology can promote physical and mental health.  I am working...
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Psychology
Ongoing Projects: The study is a laboratory experiment investigating the relation between quality of sleep and teamwork processes.
Institution:
CSULB
Department:
Psychology
Ongoing Projects: 1. Caffeine exposure during the neonatal period as a model for ADHD symptoms