HD Associate Professor Qi Wang

HD Scholarship

Recent Human Development faculty and student publications, presentations and awards.

HD Scholarship
June 2017

Sin, N. L., Ong, A. D., Stawski, R. S., & Almeida, D. M. (2017). Daily positive events and diurnal cortisol rhythms: Examination of between-person differences and within-person variation. Psychoneuroendocrinology. [epub before print]

Wethington, Elaine. "Race, Ethnicity, Stress Processes and the Life Course: Advances and Gaps to Address." Lives of Color: Conference on Race, Ethnicity, and the Life Course, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, June 13, 2017.

HD Scholarship
May 2017

Sternberg, R. J. (2017).  Why is it so hard for academics to write textbooks?  Psychology Teaching Review, 23(1), 79-84.

Phillips, Erica G., Mary Charlson, Martin T. Wells, Ginger Winston, Rosio Ramos, Carol M. Devine, Elaine Wethington, Janey Peterson, and Brian Wansink. 2017. "Innovative Approaches to Weight Loss in a High Risk Population: The Small Changes and Lasting Effects (SCALE) Trial." Obesity. Online first.

Sternberg, R. J. (2017, May 8).  A handbook of cognitive science writ small: Review of Oxford handbook of cognitive science (Susan Chipman, Ed.).  PsycCRITIQUES, 62(19), Article 2.

Ong, A. D.
, Zautra, A., & Finan, P. H. (2017). Inter- and intra-individual variation in emotional complexity: Methodological considerations and theoretical implications. Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences. [Special section, "Mixed Emotions: Theory, Method, and Applications"]. [epub before print]

Ong, A. D.
, Benson, L. Zautra, A., & Ram, N. (2017). Emodiversity and biomarkers of inflammation. Emotion. [epub before print]

Savin-Williams, R.C. "The Eyes Have It: Assessing Sexuality Through Technology and Self-Report." University of Indiana School of Informatics and Computing, April 17, 2017.

Savin-Williams, R.C.
"Does Becoming Who I Am Mean I Should Come Out to My Parents? University of Indiana Culture Center, April 18, 2017.

Cohen, K. M., & Savin-Williams, R. C. (2017). Treating sexual problems in lesbian, gay, and bisexual clients. In Z. D. Peterson (Ed.), The Wiley handbook of sex therapy (pp. 269-290). Oxford, UK: Wiley Blackwell.

Löckenhoff, C. E.
, & *Rutt, J. L. (2017). Age Differences in Self-Continuity: Converging Evidence and Directions for Future Research. The Gerontologist, 57(3), 396-408. doi:10.1093/geront/gnx010 (Feature Article)

Chong, M., Bhushan, C., Joshi, A.A., Choi, S.Y., Haldar, J.P., Shattuck, D.W., Spreng, R.N. & Leahy, R.M. (2017). Individual parcellation of resting fMRI with a group functional connectivity prior. NeuroImage. 156, 87–100.

Xu, N., Spreng, R.N. & Doerschuk, P.C. (2017). Initial validation for the estimation of resting-state fMRI effective connectivity by a generalization of the correlation approach. Frontiers in Neuroscience, Brain Imaging Methods, 11, 271.

Sternberg, R. J. (2017).  An alternative interpretation of climate data: intelligence.  Behavioral and Brain Sciences.  https://doi.org/10.1017/S0140525X16001102

Adams, Philip, Elizabeth L. Murname, Michael Effenbein, Elaine Wethington, and Geri Gay. 2017. "Supporting the Self-Management of Chronic Pain Conditions with Tailored Momentary Self-Assessments." Proceedings of the 2017 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing. Denver, CO, May 10.

HD Scholarship
April 2017

Sternberg, R. J. (2017).  Intelligence and competence in theory and practice.  In A. J. Elliot, C. S. Dweck, & D. S. Yeager (Eds.), Competence and motivation: Theory and application (pp. 9-24).  New York: Guilford Press.

Sternberg, R. J. (2017).  1984 redux: A review of How Propaganda Works, by Jason Stanley.  PsycCRITIQUES, 62(15), Article 1.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/a0040799.

Laurita, A.C., Hazan, C. & Spreng, R.N. (2017). Dissociable patterns of brain activity for mentalizing about known others: A role for attachment. Social Cognitive & Affective Neuroscience. https://doi.org/10.1093/scan/nsx040.

Laurita, A.C. & Spreng, R.N. (2017). The hippocampus and social cognition. In D.E. Hannula & M.C. Duff (Eds). Hippocampus from Cells to Systems: Structure, Connectivity, and Functional Contributions to Memory and Flexible Cognition. New York: Springer, pp. 537-538.

Sevinc, G., Gutvit, I.H & Spreng, R.N. (2017). Salience network engagement with the detection of morally laden information. Social Cognitive & Affective Neuroscience. https://doi.org/10.1093/scan/nsx035.

Ferguson, M.A., Anderson, J.S. & Spreng, R.N. (2017). Fluid and flexible minds: Intelligence reflects synchrony in the brain's intrinsic network architecture. Network Neuroscience.  

Spreng, R.N., Cassidy, B.N., Darboh, B., DuPre, E., Lockrow, A.W., Setton, R. & Turner, G.R. (2017). Financial exploitation is associated with structural and functional brain differences in healthy older adults. The Journals of Gerontology, Series A: Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences. https://doi.org/10.1093/gerona/glx051.

Sabir, M. G., Yull, D., Jones, J., & Pillemer, K. (2017). Personalized Generativity in the Work Pursuits of African Americans of the Great Migration. The International Journal of Reminiscence and Life Review, 4, 24-33.

Xin (Alice) Zhao chaired a symposium titled "Following Authorities, Goals, or Groups? New Perspectives on Children's Normative Reasoning and Behavior"  Society for Research in Child Development 2017 Biennial Meeting (SRCD 2017)

Zhao, X., Kang, C., Wente, A.O., Gopnik, A., Zhu,L., & Kushnir, T. The Relationship Between Inhibitory Control and Free Will Beliefs in 4-to 8-year-olds across Three Cultures. Poster presentation, Society for Research in Child Development 2017 Biennial Meeting (SRCD 2017)

Wu. C., Zhao, X., Kushnir, T. How U.S. and Chinese children talk about moral, conventional and personal choice. Poster presentation, Society for Research in Child Development 2017 Biennial Meeting (SRCD 2017)

Sternberg, R. J. (2017).  Creativity is a decision. Presentation to Evergreen School District and University of Washington, April 24, Seattle, Washington.


HD Scholarship
March 2017

Bookbinder, S. H., & Brainerd, C. J.  (2017). Emotionally negative pictures enhance gist memory.  Emotion, 17, 102-119.

Pillemer, K., and Filiberto, D. (2017). Mobilizing older people to address climate change. Public Policy and Aging Report, 27: 18-21. [Epub before print]  doi: https://doi.org/10.1093/ppar/prw030   

Burnes, D., Lachs, M.S., Burnette, D., & Pillemer, K. (2017). Varying appraisals of elder mistreatment among victims: Findings from a population-based study. Journals of Gerontology, Series B: Social Sciences. {epub before print] doi:10.1093/geront/gnw257


HD Scholarship
February 2017

Brainerd, C. J., Nakamura, K., & Reyna, V. F.  (2017). Overdistribution illusions: Categorical judgments produce them, confidence ratings reduce them.  Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 146, 20-40.

Breckman, R., Burnes, D., Ross, S., Marshall, P. C., Lachs, M. S., & Pillemer, K. (2017). When helping hurts: Non-abusing family, friends, and neighbors in the lives of elder mistreatment victims. The Gerontologist. [epub before print] doi:10.1093/geront/gnw257

Sternberg, R.J., & Kaufman, J.C.  (2017). Intelligence. In J. Stein (Ed.), Reference Module in Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Psychology (pp. 1-9). New York: Elsevier

Chick, C. F., Jones-Rounds, J., Hill, A. B., Sokale, A. O., Markello, R. D., & Anderson, A. K. (2017, May). Interoceptive accuracy predicts discrimination of ambiguous facial expressions. In C. F. Chick and Sahib Khalsa (Chairs), Knowing how I feel: The role of interoception in emotion processing and regulation. Symposium accepted for presentation at the 19th Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Boston, MA.

HD Scholarship
January 2017

DuPre, E., Luh, W.-M. & Spreng, R.N. (2016). Multi-echo fMRI replication sample of autobiographical memory, prospection and theory of mind reasoning tasks. Scientific Data, 3, 160116.

Eckenrode, J., Campa, M., Morris, P.A., Henderson, C.R., Jr., Bolger, K.E., Kitzman, H., Olds, D.L. (2016). The prevention of child maltreatment through the Nurse Family Partnership Program: Mediating effects in a long-term follow-up study.  Child Maltreatment. Published online Dec. 29, 2016: http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/1077559516685185

Blume, M. and Lust, B. (with collaboration of founding members of Virtual Center for Language Acquisition). (2016). Research Methods in Language Acquisition:  Principles, Procedures and Practices.  Mouton deGruyter/American Psychological Association. Washington DC. (Contributions by C. Dye, C. Foley, Y. Kedar and Y-C Chien.)

Ong, A. D., & Burrow, A. L. (2017). Microaggressions and daily experience: Depicting life as it is lived. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 12, 173-175.

Ong, A. D., Cerrada, C., Lee, R., & Williams, D. R. (in press). Heightened vigilance, racial microaggressions, and sleep disturbance in Asian Americans. Asian American Journal of Psychology. [Invited contribution to special section, "Moving Beyond the Model Minority"]

Ong, A. D., Williams, D. R., Ujuonu, N., & Gruenewald, T. (2017). Everyday unfair treatment and multisystem biological dysregulation in African American adults. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 23, 27-35. [Invited contribution to special section on "Culture and Biology Interplay"].

Ong, A. D., Burrow, A. L., & Cerrada, C. (2016). Seeing the other in the self: The impact of Barack Obama and cultural socialization on perceptions of self-other overlap among African Americans. Social Cognition, 34, 589-603. [Invited contribution to special section, "The Psychological Legacy of Barack Obama: The Impact of the First Black President of the United States, 2009- 2016, on Individuals' Social Cognition"].

Ong, A. D
., & Patterson, A. (2016). Eudaimonia, aging, and health: A review of underlying mechanisms. In J. Vittersø (Ed.). Handbook of eudaimonic wellbeing (pp. 371-378). Springer.

Dixon, M.L., Andrews-Hanna, J.R., Spreng, R.N., Irving, Z.C. & Christoff, K. (2017). Anticorrelations between default and dorsal attention networks vary by default subsystem and across cognitive states. NeuroImage, 147, 632–649.

Sternberg, R. J.
, & Sternberg, K. (2017).  The Psychologist's Companion for Undergraduates. New York: Cambridge University Press.
Benson, L., Ram, N., Almeida, D., Zautra, A., & Ong, A. D. (2017). Fusing biodiversity metrics into investigations of daily life and healthy aging: Recommendations and illustrations with emodiversity. Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences. [Invited contribution to special section, "Methodological Innovations in Gerontology: Advances in Psychological Research"]. [Epub before print]

Teresi J., Burnes, D., Skowron, E. A., Dutton, M. A., Mosquesa, L., Lachs, M. S., & Pillemer, K.  (2017). State of the science on prevention of elder abuse and lessons learned from child abuse and domestic violence prevention: Toward a conceptual framework for research. Journal of Elder Abuse and Neglect. (Epub before print] Doi: dx.doi.org/10.1080/08946566.2016.1240053

Savin-Williams, R. C
., Cash, B. M., McCormack, M., & Rieger, G. (2017). Gay, mostly gay, or bisexual leaning gay? An exploratory study distinguishing gay sexual orientations among young men. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 46, 265-272. doi: 10.1007/s10508-016-0848-6

Watts, T. M., Holmes, L., Savin-Williams, R. C., & Rieger, G. (2017). Pupil dilation to explicit and non-explicit sexual stimuli. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 46, 155–165. doi: 10.1007/s10508-016-0801-8

Rieger, G., Savin-Williams, R. C., Chivers, M. L., & Bailey, J. M. (2016). Sexual arousal and masculinity-femininity of women. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 111, 265–283. doi:10.1037/pspp0000077.

Sternberg, R. J. (2017).  Creativity, intelligence, and culture.  In V. P. Glaveanu, Palgrave handbook of creativity and culture (pp. 77-99).  London: Palgrave.


Kang, C. and Lust, B. (11/14/16) Bilingual proficiency influences the relationship between code-switching and task-switching in 8-year-old English-Chinese Singaporean children. 41st Boston University Conference on Language Development.

Robert Sternberg

″Developing the Next Generation of Responsible Professionals: Wisdom and Ethics Trump Knowledge and IQ", National Institute for Teaching of Psychology, St. Petersburg, FL
″Business Leadership and Creativity", Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, Santiago, Chile, January 10, 2017
″Business Leadership and Wisdom", Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, Santiago, Chile, January 10, 2017
″Academic Leadership and Creativity", Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, Santiago, Chile , January 11, 2017

Toglia, M. P., Schmuller, J., Korostenskaja, M., DeMeo, N. N., Wallace, B., & Castillo, E. M.  (2017, January). Lexical decision-primed false memories: Behavioral approaches and neurophysiological perspectives. Poster presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Applied Research on Memory and Cognition (SARMAC), Sydney, Australia.