Psychology

Public scepticism about climate change is linked to how people make judgements and decisions, according to a UNSW study that brings together climate science and psychology.

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Why aren't males even more promiscuous? Why are feelings of disgust so hard to shake? And why do some bad memories make you feel like a failure? UNSW's next generation of science researchers provide some answers.

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UNSW PhD student Bronwyn Graham is heading to Harvard University to undertake postdoctoral research into anxiety disorders, after winning a high-profile American Australian Association fellowship.

Investigating the rising popularity of psychology and the diverse career paths students follow is the focus of a prestigious National Teaching Fellowship awarded to Associate Professor Jacquelyn Cranney.

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People can regain the ability to interpret emotion after a severe brain injury through an innovative self-training approach, a new study has found.

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UNSW is cementing its reputation at the head of the pack of Australia's leading universities, with a 25-year analysis showing a dramatic increase in publications and citations.

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Brain Sciences UNSW is quickly building a first-class reputation among the country's top research students.

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Generation Y is becoming more complacent about the risk of melanoma and other types of skin cancer, according to a UNSW researcher.

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UNSW has had a large number of researchers elected as Fellows of the prestigious Academy of Social Sciences in Australia.

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UNSW's Dr Jane Goodman-Delahunty has won the American Psychology-Law Society's 2005-2006 book award for an outstanding contribution to the field of law and psychology.

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