News & Events

August 15th, 2013

Prof. Amodio's to give an interview on prejudice and the brain on Minnesota Public Radio at 11:20 EST this morning. Listen in and read their coverage here

April 3rd, 2013

Prof. Amodio's work is featured on Public Radio International: "Latino Neighborhoods: Improving Health Through Ethnic Pride"? Listen and read their coverage here

April 1st, 2013

Jenny DePierre is awarded an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship.
Congrats, Jenny!

August 28th, 2012

David Amodio is awarded the F.J. McGuigan Early Career Prize by the American Psychological Foundation for his program of research that "seeks to explicate the human mind from a psychophysiological perspective."

August 7, 2012

Amodio Lab research discussed in Psychology Today blog: on how perceptions of prejudice can affect a victim's biological health

May 16, 2012

Amodio & Hamilton paper in press at Emotion : "Intergroup anxiety effects on implicit prejudice and stereotyping." Read the paper

May 7, 2012

Amodio Lab research discussed in Time Magazine: Inside the racist mind

May 2, 2012

Ratner, Halim & Amodio paper in press at SPPS: "Perceived stigmatization, ingroup pride, and immune and endocrine activity: Evidence from a Black and Latina community sample. Read the paper

January 19, 2012

Halim, Yoshikawa, and Amodio's paper, "Cross-generational effects of discrimination in immigrant mothers: Perceptions of bias predict child's healthcare visits for illness" is accepted into Health Psychology. Read the paper

November 1, 2011

Jost and Amodio's paper on Political Neuroscience, entitled "Political Ideology as Motivated Social Cognition:  Behavioral and Neuroscientific Evidence." is accepted for publication in Motivation & Emotion.  Click hereto access the paper!

September 8, 2011

Ofan, Rubin & Amodio's EEG study on "seeing race," published in the Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience in 2011, is discussed in science blog in the context of motivated perception and synaethesia - click hereto read the post!

September 7, 2011

David Amodio and colleagues' 2007 paper on the neural correlates of liberalism and conservatism (published in Nature Neuroscience) is discussed on the Discovery Magazine blog. Clickhere to check out the post!

July 29, 2011

The Amodio Lab bids farewell to lab manager Jill Swencionis after two years much appreciated service. We wish her the best as she begins the Social Psychology PhD program at Princeton University!

July 26, 2011

Renana Ofan successfully defended her dissertation for her PhD in Neural Science! Congratulations Dr. Ofan!

May 25, 2011

A new paper by David Amodio and Kyle Ratner, entitled "A Memory Systems Model of Implicit Social Cognition," is published online at Current Directions in Psychological Science. Click here to access the paper.

May 24, 2011

The new Amodio Lab website is selected for an American Web Design Award by Graphic Design USA. Click here to read more about the awards, and check out the other award-winning sites.

April 5, 2011

Amy Krosch receives an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship. Congratulations Amy!

March 31, 2011

Renana Ofan's newest paper, entitled "Seeing Race: N170 Responses to race and their relation to automatic racial attitudes and controlled processing," is published online at Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience. Click hereto access the preprint.

December 24th, 2010

May Ling Halim and Kyle Ratner are both selected as recipients of the NYU Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Dean's Dissertation award for 2011-2012

November 5th, 2010

David Amodio is selected as a 2010 recipient of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) from the Office of Science and Technology Policy at the White House

May 11th, 2010

Saaid Mendoza receives the Stewart W. Cook Award for excellence in graduate student research in social-personality psychology from the NYU Department of Psychology

April 30th, 2010

Saaid Mendoza receives the Fryer Thesis Fellowship from the NYU Department of Psychology

April 30th, 2010

Kyle Ratner receives the Katzell Research Fellowship from the NYU Department of Psychology

February 25th, 2010

David Amodio is selected as a 2010 recipient of the APS Janet T. Spence Award for Transformative Early Career Contributions

February 16th, 2010

David Amodio is selected for the 2010 Early Career Award for Social Cognition by the International Social Cognition Network (ISCON)