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Professor Derek Isaacowitz earns grant to begin research in the home


Derek Isaacowitz, Professor of Psychology

Recently, Prof. Isaacowitz was featured on the College of Science website in an article about a $1 M (in Swiss Francs) grant he received from the Velux Stiftung in Switzerland to research “The Role of Emotional and Motivational Attention in Healthy Aging: From the Lab to the Home.” This project will bring his research into the home as the first step of a multi-step process to answer the following research question: How do age-related changes in emotional experiences and motivation affect health-related behaviors and psychological well-being?

Read the article on the College of Science website here, to learn more about his work.

Congratulations Prof. Isaacowitz!

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