Personality Laboratory

Alan Pugh’14 and Kristi Von Handorf ’14 prepare data for analysis
Kristi Von Handorf ’14 and Alan Pugh’14 prepare data for analysis

The Personality Lab (est. 2009) provides space, electronic equipment, software, and more than 120 research and professional tools for studying individual differences, mental health, and neuropsychological functioning. Students interested in gaining experience in personality research may get in touch with the Personality Lab director, Prof. Blagov. Recent projects have focused on such topics as:

  • self-defining memories’ role in personality and adjustment
  • psychopathy-related traits in student, inmate, and community samples
  • personality and the link between LGBT stigma and mental health