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Published: 12/05/2013
Winter 2013

Happenings

Research Spotlight

Photo: Kristina Olson
Photo: Kristina Olson

Kristina Olson, Assistant Professor, was recently awarded a new grant from Law and Social Sciences Panel at the National Science Foundation to study how people in the U.S. and China think about intellectual property.

Kristina Olson, Assistant Professor, and Sara Cardoso, post-doctoral fellow and Co-PI, were recently awarded a grant from the Fuller Theological Seminary / Thrive Center in concert with the John Templeton Foundation to study the emergence and development of intellectual humility in children in the U.S., China, and Portugal.

Photo: Lee Osterhout
Photo: Lee Osterhout

 

 

Lee Osterhout, Professor, was recently awarded a three-year grant from the National Science Foundation to study the acquisition and subsequent "forgetting" of a foreign language, as reflected in brain activity.

 

 

Photo: Jessica Sommerville
Photo: Jessica Sommerville

Jessica Sommerville, Associate Professor, just received an R01 grant from NICHD, as well as a grant from the John Templeton Foundation, to investigate how infants develop a sense of fairness and how infants' fairness concerns relate to other prosocial tendencies.