Doctoral defence: Martin Kolnes “Appraisal driven modulation of attention control”
On 16 December at 16:00 Martin Kolnes will defend his doctoral thesis “Appraisal driven modulation of attention control” for obtaining the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (in Psychology).
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Doctoral students are invited to three-minute thesis competition
On 11 November, the university invites all doctoral students to the University of Tartu three-minute thesis competition to present their research to colleagues and the general public.
Doctoral defence: Hedvig Sultson “Refining the constructs of positive and negative emotional eating”
7. oktoobril kell 14.15 kaitseb Hedvig Sultson psühholoogia erialal doktoritööd "Refining the constructs of positive and negative emotional eating".
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Health and well-being
Much of the science of psychology is devoted to how mental and behavioral processes relate to both mental and physical health. Read more about what our institute is doing in this area.
Research news: binge eating, sexually transmitted infections, zoosemiotics and rainfalls
The research news section gives regular hints about interesting studies in various fields of research.
Developmental and social psychology
A person grows, develops and changes a lot during their life. What role do genes and the environment play in human nature?
Personality has long been one of the most intriguing and interesting topics in popular psychology. How to reliably measure personality and what to do with the results?
Cognitive and affective psychology
How a person perceives and processes the world around them - this has long been one of the central themes in our institute's research.
Publications from the Institute of Psychology
Every year, people affiliated with the Institute of Psychology of the University of Tartu publish more than 50 works in the world's leading scientific journals.