Talks & Colloquia

In addition to the psychology department colloquia, we have weekly brown bag lunch talks at noon in our Goldman Library. Everyone is invited.

Mondays 12 pm: Developmental Psychology

Fall 2021 Development Psychology Brown Bag Schedule
09/27 Check-in
BB structure, expectations, and opportunities
10/04 Dr. Lisa Orbe-Austin, Dynamic Transitions Psychological Consulting
“Overcoming Impostor Syndrome”
10/11 Professional Development, UC Riverside
Indigenous Peoples’ Day
10/18 Dr. Juan Del Toro, University of Pittsburgh
“Intergenerational Consequences of the Criminal Justice System”
10/25 Dr. Stephany Cuevas, Chapman University
“Undocumented Latinx Parents, their Children, and College”
11/01 Dr. Merve Balkaya-Ince, Baylor University
“Emotional Well-being among Muslim Adolescents”
11/08 Dr. Ece Demir-Lira, University of Iowa
“Cognitive Brain Development & SES”
11/15 Dr. Lorena Aceves, AdAAAS/SRCD Federal Policy Postdoc. Fellow, Adm. For Children and Families
“PhD to Policy Jobs”
11/22 Dr. Rodrigo Andres Riveros Miranda, USC Center for Affective Neuroscience, Development, Learning and Education
“Building Empathy: Pairing Teens with Elderly”
11/29 Dr. Krista Mehari, University of South Alabama
“Reducing Gun Violence & Promoting Positive Youth Development”

Tuesdays 12 pm: MAMA (Modeling And Methodological Analysis, An interdisciplinary interest group)

Fall 2021 MAMA Brown Bag Schedule
10/12 Presentation
Roy Baumeister Multi-site Replication Attempts in Social Psychology
10/19 Presentation
Calen Horton, Quant Minor Presentation
10/26 Open Forum
11/02 Open Forum
11/09 Open Forum
11/16 Open Forum
11/23 Open Forum
11/30 Open Forum

Tuesdays 4 pm: Neuroscience Seminar Series

Genomics Auditorium (in person or hybrid)
Meeting ID: 955 6519 4959, Passcode: 295130

Fall 2021 Neuroscience Seminar Series (NRSC 287) Schedule
09/28 Natalie Zlebnik, UC Riverside – Bimedical Sciences
“Dopaminergic mechanisms of drug addiction and relapse: Vulnerabilities and novel treatments.”
Host: Khaleel Abdulrazak
10/05 Takaki Komiyama, UCSD
“Circuit mechanisms of motor skill learning”
Host: Anubhuti Goel
10/12 TBA
10/19 Matt Banghart, UCSD
Host: Hongdian Yang
10/26 Uma Karmarkar, UCSD
Host Anubhuti Goel
11/02 Yoshihiro Yoshihara, RIKEN, Japan (Virtual Only)
“The Claustrum Orchestrates Cortical Slow-Wave Activity”
Host: Sachiko Haga-Yamanaka
11/09 Lindsay M. De Biase, UCLA
Host: Martin Riccomagno
11/16 No Seminar (SfN week)
11/23 Katherine L. Thompson-Peer, UC Irvine
“Watching it live: how neurons regenerate dendrites after injury in vivo”
Host: Martin Riccomagno
11/30 TBA

Wednesdays 12 pm: Cognition and Cognitive Neuroscience

Fall 2021 Cognition & Cognitive Neuroscience Brownbag Schedule
09/29 No brown bag – Area faculty meeting
10/06 Dr. Julian Thayer (UC Irvine)
10/13 Dr. Kendra Seaman (UT Dallas)
10/20 First-year student presentations (UC Riverside)
10/27 Data Blitz (UC Riverside)
11/03 Dr. Dwight Kravitz (George Washington U)
11/10 Dr. Taraz Lee (U Michigan)
11/17 NIH-style grant panel
11/24 No brown bag – Thanksgiving
12/01 Li Yang (UC Riverside)

Thursdays 12 pm: Social/Personality Psychology

Fall 2021 Social/Personality Brownbag Schedule
09/23 Hannah Volpert Esmond  (University of Texas, El Paso)
09/30 Nils Reimer (USC)
10/07 No brown bag – SESP meeting
10/14 Kyle Ratner (UC Santa Barbara)
10/21 Calvin Lai (Washington University in St. Louis)
10/28 Arlene Sagastume (UC Riverside)
11/04 Joe Vitrol (Stony Brook University)
11/11 No brown bag – Veteran’s Day
11/18 Dulce Wilkinson/Daniel Lee (UC Riverside)
11/25 No brown bag – Thanksgiving
12/02 Jacob Elder (UC Riverside)
12/09 No brown bag – Finals week

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