Department changes name
Phones buffer against social exclusion
Honoring Dan Stokols
Donation from founding faculty member Carol Kupers Whalen
while online access is now nearly equal, experiences are not
"After one year into the program, UCI has already opened up doors for me through the connections I have made with both students and faculty."
- Alisa Reich, MLFP Student
The latest research news and announcements from the Department of Psychological Science
Pete Ditto, a professor of psychology and social behavior, was quoted in The Atlantic discussing political psychology.
Founding dean of the School of Social Ecology and a Chancellor's professor emeritus Dan Stokols was featured in a Q&A with The Confluence, a blog for the California Institute for Water Resources.
Possessing - but not actually using - a smartphone during moments of social isolation could reduce stress, according to a new study published in the journal Psychosomatic Medicine by a UCI Ph.D. student, his professor and others.