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National Dementia Essay Competition

30 July 2015

Would you like to win $2,000 for an essay? The Dementia Training Study Centres (DTSC) are launching Australia’s first National Dementia Essay Competition!

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Congratulations to the School of Psychology Award Winners!

11 May 2015

Congratulations to all award winners at the annual School of Psychology Student Awards Night held on Thursday 7 May 2015.

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Position available Postdoctoral Fellow (Cognitive Psychology)

27 April 2015

The School of Psychology has a position available for for a Postdoctoral Fellow (Cognitive Psychology) in the School of Psychology at UNSW.

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In the Media

Study: Friend or foe - what the shape of your face says about you

30 July 2015

Imagine a prototypical thug. A real bruiser. Chances are they are male – no surprises there – but picture what his face looks like.

If you’ve imagined a man with a short, wide face, then you’ve picked up on what we believe is an evolved cue we have for rapidly identifying potentially dangerous individuals.

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Science PHD Journeys

This video explores the journeys and experiences of 5 UNSW Science Postgraduate Research Students, all studying different topics and at varied stages of their PhD research.