Cassandra Richards-Hoffman and Jennifer Turner presented their research in Austin, Texas at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America in November 2019.
Turner, J. R., & Stanley, J. T. (November 2019). Embodiment intervention for older adult speakers increased young adults’ judgments of competence and electability. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America in Austin, TX.
Richards-Hoffman, C. J., & Stanley, J. T. (November 2019). Older adults’ job experience predicts emotion perception and interpersonal perception, differentially by gender. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America in Austin, TX.
Dr. Stanley was named a Fellow of the Gerontological Society of America. She received her plaque at a ceremony at this year’s annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America in Boston, MA (November, 2018).
Graduate students Britney Webster, Jennifer Turner, and Cassandra Richards presented their research as part of our symposium entitled, Explaining and Mitigating Age-Related Differences in Social Judgments at the 90th annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association. Chicago, IL April 12-14, 2018
Dr. Stanley was a discussant for a symposium entitled New Methods for Studying Aging and Socioemotional Perception at the 21st International Association for Gerontology and Geriatrics World Congress in San Francisco in July 2017.
Jenni Turner was awarded the Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences Beatriz and James Houmard Scholarship. This award will allow Jenni to complete her master’s thesis entitled, Harnessing Embodied Cognition as an Indirect Pathway to Increase the Perceived Competence of Older Adults.
Dr. Stanley was awarded an internal fellowship from the University of Akron for her proposal entitled, The Malleability of Age Deficits in Emotion Perception. This award will enable Dr. Stanley to conduct research during the Summer 2016 studying how expertise in American Sign Language influences age differences in emotion perception. Find out more about the American Sign Language Expertise Study.