Ms. Sherri Kozup Undergraduate Program Assistant
Department of Psychology
East Carolina University
Greenville, NC 27858
Name: Vanessa Buonopane
Hometown: Jacksonville, NC
Area of research: Health Psychology
Research mentor: Dr. Lesley Lutes
"I am currently working on my senior thesis, which is looking at what may impact weight changes in adolescents by observing some aspects of their executive functioning."
Name: Anna Gaddy
Hometown: Charlotte, NC
Area of research: Personality
Research mentor: Dr. Jennifer Bowler
"By serving as a undergraduate research assistant I hope to gain the experience needed to be successful in graduate school."
Name: John Reid
Hometown: Goldsboro, NC
Area of research: Cognition
Research mentor: Dr. Jon Reed
"We are exploring a supposition that memory, from an evolutionary perspective, developed for the purpose of storing survival relevant information."
Name: Justin Smith
Hometown: Cypress Creek, NC Area of research: Clinical Health Psychology
Research mentor: Dr. Samuel Sears
"I'm currently examining the affect of Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) shock on cardiac patient's sense of security."
Name: Juliann Stalls
Hometown: Williamston, NC
Area of research: Social Psychology and Well-being
Research mentor: Dr. Derrick Wirtz
"I am currently working under the supervision of Dr. Wirtz and looking at varying levels of self-esteem and self-control to see which of the two is perceived to be a better predictor to positive outcomes in life."
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