Susan Murray named chair of psychological science at Missouri S&T

Dr. Susan Murray

Dr. Susan Murray

Dr. Susan L. Murray has been named chair of psychological science at Missouri University of Science and Technology. Murray had served as interim chair since July 2015. Her appointment takes effect July 1.

“Dr. Susan Murray brings a great deal of leadership experience to this position, as well as a deep commitment to student and faculty success,” says Dr. Stephen Roberts, vice provost and dean of the Missouri S&T College of Arts, Sciences, and Business. “The department of psychological science is in good hands, and I look forward to working with Dr. Murray in the future.” [Read more…]

S&T awards first master’s degree in industrial-organizational psychology

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Cheyenne Kovach. Photo by Sam O’Keefe/Missouri S&T

Missouri University of Science and Technology will award its first master’s degree in industrial-organizational psychology on Saturday, May 14. [Read more…]

S&T offers master’s in industrial-organizational psychology

To help meet the growing need for human resources and talent management professionals, Missouri University of Science and Technology is offering a new master of science degree program in industrial-organizational psychology beginning spring 2014. The program was approved by the Coordinating Board for Higher Education in December. [Read more…]

Dee Haemmerlie Montgomery named interim chair of psychology

Dr. Dee Haemmerlie Montgomery, Curators’ Teaching Professor of psychology, has been named interim chair of that department, effective Sept. 1, 2007. She succeeds Dr. Robert Montgomery, who is now the graduate coordinator for the psychology department.

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Child psychology expert to speak at UMR

Dr. Michael Clark Roberts, professor and director of the clinical child psychology program at the University of Kansas, will present a lecture, “Evaluating What Works in Programs and Policies for Children,” from 5-6:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 12, in Room 125 of the Civil Engineering Building on the campus of the University of Missouri-Rolla.         

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UMR psychology department announces lecture series

The psychology department at the University of Missouri-Rolla will bring three guest lecturers to campus this fall. The presentations are free and open to the public.

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UMR chapter of Psi Chi wins award

Psi Chi, the national honor society for psychology students, has awarded the University of Missouri–Rolla chapter of Psi Chi with a Model Chapter designation.

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UMR grad to speak on business Feb. 22

Leadership and business operations students at the University of Missouri-Rolla will learn about entrepreneurship and the traits and skills of leadership from a successful UMR graduate during a lecture to be held Feb. 22 on campus.

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How did the Red Baron die? Find out at lecture on neuropsychological cases

Dr. Daniel Orme, clinical associate professor of health psychology at the University of Missouri Health Sciences Center, will present “The Real Story of the Red Baron’s Demise and other Neuropsychological Cases” at 5 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 29, in Room 204 of McNutt Hall on the campus of the University of Missouri-Rolla. The lecture is free and open to all students, faculty, staff, and the general public.

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UMR to help MoDOT survey customer satisfaction

It s not often you find a business professor and a psychology professor discussing transportation. But that s exactly what two UMR researchers are doing this summer on behalf of the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT).

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