4 results for month: 04/2016


Sephira Ryman 2015 ISIR Prize for Best Student Paper

Sephira Ryman Biosketch: Sephira obtained her BA in Psychology from Wellesley College and her MSc in Clinical Neuropsychology from the University of New Mexico. She is currently working toward her PhD in Clinical Neuropsychology at the University of New Mexico. Her primary research interest is in understanding how neural structure and function relates to cognitive abilities in both health and disease. Sephira utilizes diverse neuroimaging methodologies and analytic techniques, such as diffusion weighted imaging, fMRI, EEG, graph theory and time frequency connectivity analyses, to capture the dynamic nature of the brain and understand its relations...

ISIR President Earl B Hunt: 1933-2016

Professor Earl "Buz" Hunt passed away peacefully early on April 13. His wife, Mary Lou, passed on this sad information for us: Dear Family, Friends and Colleagues of Buz Hunt: Early this morning my husband and best friend, Earl "Buz" Hunt died peacefully in his sleep. He left this world snuggled next to me just as he has for the past 61 years of our marriage Buz was a brilliant scientist, devoted husband, father, grandfather and friend to many. He inspired all who knew him, gave much more than he took in life and leaves a legacy that will live on through his children, grandchildren, scientific contributions and the many people whose lives he touched ...

Ruben Arslan: 2015 John B. Carroll Award for Methodology

Ruben Arslan Biosketch: Ruben was born in Aachen, Germany, and studied psychology at Humboldt University Berlin. He is now working toward a PhD at the Georg August University Göttingen in the Biological Personality Lab with Lars Penke. His research interests have an evolutionary angle on individual differences in common. He has studied paternal age effects on intelligence, personality, mortality and fertility. He hopes to gain an understanding of mutational influences on individual differences and by extension the genetic architecture of traits such as intelligence. Representative publications: Preprint: Arslan, R. C., Willführ, K. P., Frans, ...

Abstract submission deadline extended till April 10!

Lot's of great abstracts already in: And you now have until  April 10 to submit yours!