Tag psychology/human behavior
Professor, management and human resources; Glen A. Skillrud Family Chair in Business
Expert on decision making, entrepreneurship, leadership, organizational behavior and culture, change, stress and coping, computerized decision aids, and motivation.
Expert in perception, especially auditory perception of complex sounds such as speech
Expert on achievement motivation, goal-setting, competition and performance evaluation
Clinical assistant professor, dermatology
Expert on psychocutaneous medicine
Professor emerita, sociology
Knowledgeable in altruism and helping behavior, health consequences of community participation, the sociology of sport
Expert on juvenile delinquency, callous/unemotional or psychopathic features in adolescents, treatment of violent juvenile offenders, risk assessment, transfer of juveniles to adult court.
Associate professor, pediatrics
Expert with 30 years experience diagnosing developmental disabilities such as autism in children
Professor and chair, educational psychology; faculty affiliate, psychology
Expert on the development of social cognition and categorization/inductive inference
Assistant professor, psychiatry
Expert on sport psychiatry, including diagnosis and treatment of mental illness in athletes and benefits of exercise for mental health
Associate Professor, Psychology
Effects of language on cognition and perception. How does learning a language transform human cognition. Does learning different languages cause us to think differently?
Director, Digital Studies Initiative; associate director, Folklore Program; associate professor of communication
Expert on Internet communication and contemporary religious belief
Assistant professor, psychology
Expert on the neuroscience of visual perception and disorders of the visual system.
Assistant professor, psychology
Expert on learning and transfer, in particular the effects of video gaming on perception and cognition
Expert in human social behavior, especially in questions related to diversity/discrimination/inclusion, effective group work, sustainability, and interventions to change behavior
Expert on human emotions and emotion-cognition interaction
Professor, psychology; member, Neuroscience Training Program
Expert on neuropharmacology and behavioral neuroscience
Assistant professor, educational psychology
Expert on human brain functions, brain development, perception and cognition, and brain imaging
Associate professor, School of Medicine and Public Health
Board-certified family medicine and addiction medicine physician whose research focuses on opioid-treated chronic pain and addiction, especially involving opioids.
Professor, consumer science; faculty director, Center for Retailing Excellence; Affiliated faculty, marketing
Expert on consumer decision making, cross-cultural research
Professor, human development and family studies
Expert on high risk infants and young children in the family context; children with incarcerated parents; preterm infants in the family context; attachment relationships
Professor, Human Development and Family Studies
Expert on intimate relationships and their connections with child, adult, and family health and well-being; Health behaviors and risks (including substance use)
Professor emerita, psychology, Nelson Institute
Expert on the effects of environmental pollutants on child development and risk perceptions of environmental hazards
Clinical professor, consumer science, School of Human Ecology
Expert on marriage, self-improvement and meaning-seeking through the life course, also purpose, thriving, well-being and happiness
Clinical psychologist; clinical assistant professor, obstetrics and gynecology
Clinical psychologist and expert in mental health issues surrounding infertility, pregnancy complications, pregnancy loss, postpartum depression, and breastfeeding difficulties.
Assistant Scientist, Applied Population Laboratory
Expert on how the places people live, work, and play affect their health by shaping their physical activity, food, and infectious disease and other
Professor, marketing; Arthur C. Nielsen, Jr. Chair in Marketing Research
Expert on branding, consumer behavior, advertising, social class and consumption, and institutional responses by marketers to social disruption such as wars, recessions, oil spills,
Assistant Professor/Consumer Science
Expert on debt, wealth, relationship formation, and social inequality
Assistant Professor of Psychology and Computer Science (affiliate)
I am a cognitive psychologist with expertise in human and machine learning. I focus on how and when people solve problems better than machines.
Professor; Educational Psychology
Expert on educational technologies and learning with visual representations in science, technology, engineering, and math domains
Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, McPherson Eye Research Institute
Color cognition, color preferences, visual reasoning, information visualization
UW-Madison Office of Cybersecurity
Expert on Cybersecurity education, training, awareness, and policy
Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
Kimberly has worked as a Speech Language Pathologist in medical and school settings with a diverse client population of children, adolescents, adults and geriatrics.
Elizabeth C. Davies Chair in Child & Family Well-Being and Associate Professor of Human Development & Family Studies
Expert on bringing mindful parenting and mindfulness/compassion practices into evidence-based healthcare and education models to promote equity and well-being.
Executive Director of the UW Child Development Lab
Expert on child development, early childhood education, and special education, including treatment of young children with Autism Spectrum Disorders
assistant professor, social work; investigator, Waisman Center
Expert on adults on the autism spectrum
Assistant Scientist, Department of Psychology
Expert on stereotyping, prejudice, and implicit bias — how the brain's learning processes perpetuate them, and evidence-based interventions to overcome them
Clinical Professor; Director, Post Graduate Psychiatry Program
Psychiatric advanced practice registered nurse; frequent state and national policy advisor on opioids, nursing scope of practice, and access to mental healthcare
Assistant Professor, Human Development & Family Studies
Expert on parents' emotions and experiences in parenthood, parent-child relationships, and attachment.
Assistant Professor of Management and Human Resources
Expert of financial wellness, compensation and benefits, and HR practices
Assistant Professor, Department of Life Sciences Communication
Expert on the intersection between science and society