April 15, 2011



Psychology faculty presentations

By Kristi Harper

Three faculty members from the department of psychology made invited symposium contributions at the annual meeting of the Southwestern Psychological Association in San Antonio, Texas, in April. The faculty and their works include:

• Mary E. Cain, "Environmental and individual difference factors for reward sensitivity."

• Kimberly Kirkpatrick, "Reward processing, timing, and impulsivity."

• Matthew I. Palmatier, "The effect of nicotine on reward motivated behaviors in rats."