The Psychology department will be dominantly participating in next years International Convention of Psychological Sciences conference.
We are very proud that Ass.Prof. Marc Mehu got an entire symposium accepted with himself and other well known experts speaking about "Emotion, Communication, and Social Interaction: A Multi-Level Approach".
Together with further 3 abstract and poster presentations (authored by faculty and students) that got accepted too Webster Vienna Private University will be well represented.
Peter Walla, Head of Psychology Department at Webster in Vienna, managed to get the Journal "Cogent Psychology" (backed by Taylor & Francis) registered at Scopus, the worldwide most recognised and probably most looked at science output database. Peter is proud Chief Editor of Cogent Psychology and very happy about this achievement after only two years after its launch. click here to get access to Peter's first editorial!
The Webster Vienna Campus is proud to say that two Webster-wide Research Grants (one for two faculty researchers and one for a student researcher) went to our Psychology Department (as announced by the Office of the Provost).
The awards will fund research and professional development activities which will advance academic excellence for the individual members and for Webster University in general.
Faculty Research Project (Peter Walla and Marc Mehu):
Two conference abstracts (Australasian Society for Psychophysiology, Sydney, Australia) got accepted by Frontiers in:
Kunaharan, S., and Walla, P. (2015). ERP differences between violence, erotic, pleasant, unpleasant and neutral images. accepted for the Conference "ASP2015 - 25th Annual Conference of the Australasian Society for Psychophysiology". Frontiers.
Article on innovation within Webster Vienna along with a special feature on the Vice President and Provost of Webster University, Dr. Julian Schuster, and the Head of our Business department in Vienna, Dr. Nikolaos Antonakakis.
Article on a current Bachelor Thesis research of Caroline Gatter, a Webster Vienna student, and Kathleen Hodkinson, Assistant Professor at Webster Vienna Private University, on the differences between Tinder versus online dating agencies.
Webster Vienna Private University will offer a new cybersecurity certificate, starting August 2016. Webster University is the first university in Austria offering a cybersecurity program in the context of a business & management education.