Research

Explore the world of human and animal behavior.

You will have the opportunity to present your research on campus, as well as at regional and national conferences.

Recent research by undergraduate psychology students at Emory & Henry College

Alan Berry ’17 (2017, March). The Relationship Between Workplace Spirituality and Organizational Commitment, Occupational Stress, and Satisfaction with Life in Staff and Faculty Members. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the Southeastern Psychological Association, Atlanta, GA.

Logan Claytor ’15 (2015, March). The Relationship Between Parental Impulsivity And Corporal Punishment.  Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Southeastern Psychological Association, Hilton Head, SC.

Tenesha Connor ’16 (2016, March). Systemic Administration of IGF-II Facilitates Memory Enhancement In Rats With Decreased TrkB Receptor Activity In The Brain. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the Southeastern Psychological Association, New Orleans, LA.

Hannah Doss ’17 (2017, March). The Role Of Parental Divorce In Attachment Patterns And Academic Dishonesty Among College Students. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the Southeastern Psychological Association, Atlanta, GA.

Lafé Figgars ’15 (2015, March). The Role Of Impulsivity And Conscientiousness In Academic Dishonesty.  Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the Southeastern Psychological Association, Hilton Head, SC.

Hannah Fowler ’16 (2016, March). The Relationship Between Attachment Style and Postural Aggression in Intimate Partner Violence.  Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the Southeastern Psychological Association, New Orleans.

Jessica Harosky ’17 (2017, March). The Role of Intimate Partner Violence and Aggression in College Students’ Depression, Anxiety, and Stress. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the Southeastern Psychological Association, Atlanta, GA.

Amanda Hiner ’15 (2015, March).  Weight Perception And Suicidal Ideation In Middle And High School Students. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the Southeastern Psychological Association, Hilton Head, SC.

Ali Medlen ’17 (2017, March). The Relationship Between Disciplinary Techniques, Parental Impulsivity, And Academic Dishonesty. Paper presentation at the annual conference of the Southeastern Psychological Association, Atlanta.

*Rachel Peters ’17 (2017, March). The Role of Perceived Body Image on College Students’ Self-Esteem. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the Southeastern Psychological Association, Atlanta, GA.

Skyla Renner ’18 (2017, March). The Role of Love Styles in Relationship and Life Satisfaction. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the Southeastern Psychological Association, Atlanta, GA.

Grayson Reynolds ’17 & Emilee Young ’17. (2017, March). The Role of Social Media in College Students’ Body Image. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the Southeastern Psychological Association, Atlanta, GA.

*Myranda Staiano ’18 (2017, March). Religiosity, Empathy, and Spirituality as Chief Correlates of Altruistic Behavior. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the Southeastern Psychological Association, Atlanta, GA.

Beth Stevens ’18 (2017, March). The Role of Parenting Styles and Corporal Punishment in College Students’ Levels of Aggression. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the Southeastern Psychological Association, Atlanta, GA.

Caroline Taylor ’17 (2017, March). The Role of Parent, Peer, and Place Attachment in Adjustment to College Life. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the Southeastern Psychological Association, Atlanta, GA.

Emilee Young ’17 (2017, March). The Influence of Patient-Physician Racial and Gender Concordance on Patients’ Perceptions of Physicians. Poster presentation at the annual meeting of the Southeastern Psychological Association, Atlanta, GA. 

*Designates winner of the Psi Chi International Honor Society Regional Research Award.