Remembering Dr. Felicisima Serafica

May 1, 2019
Dr. Felicisima Serafica

The Psychology Department at Ohio State mourns the loss of a beloved former faculty member, Dr. Felicisima Serafica, an Emeritus Associate Professor of Psychology.

Spring Alumnus Awards and Reception

May 1, 2019
Spring Alumnus Awards & Reception

At the Spring Alumnus Awards and Reception, a number of individuals within the Psychology Department received recognition for their outstanding work for the 2018 school year. View this year's winners with Dr. Charles Emery below:

Zeynep Saygin's TedTalk

April 19, 2019
Zeynep Saygin

Zeynep's talk focuses on new research that delves into the complexities of fetal development and the implications it has on a child's unknown future. Dr.

Kathryn Lenz's Prenatal Allergy Study

March 27, 2019
A headshot of Kathryn Lenz, an assistant professor in the Psychology Department at OSU

A single allergic reaction during pregnancy prompts sexual-development changes in the brains of offspring that last a lifetime, new research suggests.

John Gibbs on Positive Parenting: Disciplining Your Teen

March 7, 2019
Positive Parenting

When your teen or tween lets you down, you could dole out punishment or take away privileges.

But developmental psychologists say there’s another option for correcting their behavior that could go a long way toward growing good adults.