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  • Feature Story: Tess Clifford, January 2021

    Dr. Tess Clifford, director of the Psychology Clinic at Queen's University, is concerned about the mental health of children during lockdown, and long term. From The Kingston Whig Standard: Mother says closing schools in Kingston 'just not warranted'

    Read Tess Clifford's full story here

  • Feature Story: Jordan Poppenk

    Researchers at Queen’s University have established a method that, for the first time, can detect indirectly when one thought ends and another begins. Dr. Jordan Poppenk and his master’s student, Julie Tseng, devised a way to isolate “thought worms,” consisting of consecutive moments when a person is focused on the same idea. This research was recently published in Nature Communications.

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  • Congratulations to Queen’s Psychology’s Jonathan Smallwood on being named a Highly Cited Researcher for 2020 by Clarivate. Each year, Clarivate identifies the world’s most influential researchers ─ the select few who have been most frequently cited by their peers over the last decade.

    Read Jonathan's full story here

  • Feature Story: SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellowships December 2020

    Congratulations to recent Queen’s Psychology PhD graduates Anja-Xiaoxing Cui, Haykaz Mangardich and Jackie Huberman on all recently being awarded SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellowships!

    Read the full SSHRC Postdoctoral Fellowship story here

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