Angela Neal-Barnett, Ph.D., professor in Kent State University’s Department of Psychological Sciences, developed and launched the Spirit of Motherhood Program.
Monday, April 18, 2022 - 1:39pm
Infant mortality rates in Northeast Ohio are three to five times higher for Black babies than white babies, an alarming statistic that is an issue across the country but particularly prevalent in this part of the state. A new $100,000 grant from the Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shi...
Kent State Professor Hanbin Mao, Ph.D., and graduate student Shankar Pandey
Thursday, March 24, 2022 - 3:27pm
Kent State University's Division of Graduate Studies recently announced a number of awards, scholarships, and fellowships to outstanding graduate students. This year, 17 students from the College of Arts & Sciences were recognized with these awards. Congratulations to the stu...
Earl K. Miller, Ph.D., gives the keynote presentation at the grand opening celebration of Kent State University’s Brain Health Research Institute held Nov. 5, 2021.
Wednesday, March 2, 2022 - 9:24am
Kent State University alumnus Earl K. Miller, Ph.D., and his wife, Marlene M. Wicherski, have pledged $2 million to support research programs and students in Kent State’s Brain Health Research Institute. The Brain Health Research Institute is a recently established, cross-discipl...
A Kent State University faculty researcher (right) in the Department of Anthropology works with a student (left) in a laboratory in Lowry Hall.
Monday, February 7, 2022 - 10:17am
The Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education has awarded Kent State University the esteemed R1 status for research, which is the highest recognition that doctoral universities can receive. The prestigious designation affirms Kent State’s place as an elite resea...
Thursday, November 18, 2021 - 12:27pm
Assistant Professor Positions - Tenure-Track Kent State University’s Department of Psychological Sciences is recruiting two new tenure-track faculty members beginning Fall 2022: (1) Assistant Professor in Biological Psychology or Human Neuroscience and (2) Assistant Professor in...
Kent State’s Top Notch Research Showcased - 16 headshot images of Kent State Faculty collaged
Monday, November 1, 2021 - 1:25pm
The report, published in the PLOS Biology journal, evaluated more than six million scientists across 22 different fields and 176 sub-fields from 1996 until 2019. The top 2% list is made up of more than 100,000 most-cited scientists who have authored at least five scientific paper...
Angela Neal-Barnett
Tuesday, September 7, 2021 - 1:21pm
Featured in the article “Black does Crack” from the San Diego Monitor-News, psychology professor Angela Neal-Barnett, Ph.D., shares perspectives and knowledge of the impact of the black female experience on mental health and how it should be considered in the world of therapy.
Wednesday, May 12, 2021 - 9:47am
It is always nice to hear success stories from our College of Arts and Sciences alumni, so we thought we would share part of a thank you note that Karin Coifman, Ph.D., associate professor in the Department of Psychological Sciences, recently received from one of her former stude...
Image of a book and notebook laid out on a table in front of a bookcase.
Tuesday, April 27, 2021 - 6:05am
Kent State University has recently received a flurry of grants totaling more than $3 million in funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF), which will support research and innovation in a wide range of fields within the College of Arts and Sciences. 
Scott Sheridan, Yuko Kurahashi and Angela Neal-Barnett are the 2020 Outstanding Research and Scholarship Award Winners
Monday, November 30, 2020 - 9:20am
Kent State University has announced the recipients of the 2020 Outstanding Research and Scholarship Awards (ORSA). Sponsored by the University Research Council and the Division of Research and Sponsored Programs, this award honors Kent State’s exceptional researchers and scholars...